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Causes of Spinal Arthritis

Causes of Spinal Arthritis

Spinal arthritis is caused by wear and tear of the bones and joints of the spine. The major risk factor associated with spinal arthritis is increasing age, although prior spine injury or surgery also contribute to arthritis.

Spinal Arthritis: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Spinal Arthritis, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Spinal Arthritis:

Spinal Arthritis: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of Spinal Arthritis: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Spinal Arthritis as a complication of other conditions:

Other conditions that might have Spinal Arthritis as a complication may, potentially, be an underlying cause of Spinal Arthritis. Our database lists the following as having Spinal Arthritis as a complication of that condition:

Related information on causes of Spinal Arthritis:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Spinal Arthritis may be found in:


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