Arthritis Degenerative Evaluation
The evaluation of osteoarthritis begins with a history and physical exam.
Physical findings are most common in the joints that support the weight of the body, such as the hips, knees, ankles, and spine.
Physical findings in someone with osteoarthritis include:
- Joint stiffness
- Joint tenderness
- Decreased range of motion in the joints
- Mild joint swelling
- Deformed finger joints
Tests that may be used to evaluate osteoarthritis include:
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