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Finger Arthritis

Finger Arthritis: Introduction

Finger Arthritis: Inflammation of the finger 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 Finger Arthritis is available below.

Symptoms of Finger Arthritis

Treatments for Finger Arthritis

  • Varies depending on the cause
  • Treatment for finger 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
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Causes of Finger Arthritis

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  1. Finger Arthritis: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
 

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