Toe Arthritis: Introduction
Toe Arthritis: Inflammation of the toe joint. The inflammation can be the result of such things as degenerative joint disease, gout, infection, trauma and autoimmune conditions.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Toe Arthritis is available below.
Symptoms of Toe Arthritis
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symptoms of Toe Arthritis
Treatments for Toe Arthritis
- Varies depending on the cause
- Treatment for toe arthritis depends on the specific type of arthritis, the severity of the symptoms, and the patients' age, general health and other medical conditions. Treatment is aimed at symptom control and modification of disease progression. Treatments include:
- Explanation - Education plays an important role in arthritis management
- Rest - during bouts of active inflammation
- Exercise - graduated exercise program recommended to maintain good joint function, especially in osteoarthritis
- more treatments...»
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Home Diagnostic Testing
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Causes of Toe Arthritis
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Toe Arthritis: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Toe Arthritis
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disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50's.
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can also have the related arthritis subtype called "psoriatic arthritis".
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Toe Arthritis: Research Doctors & Specialists
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- Bone, Joint and Orthopedic Specialists:
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- Arthritis & Joint Health Specialists (Rheumatology):
- Senior Health Specialists (Geriatrics):
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Hospitals & Clinics: Toe Arthritis
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Toe Arthritis: Rare Types
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