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for osteoarthritis


Osteoarthritis (OA) refers to a painful joint condition that is the result of a number of movement, lifestyle and genetic factors that progress as you age. OA is the most common type of arthritis, affecting 56 per cent of Australian arthritis suffers. OA can develop at any age, although it is more common in people over 45 years old, and affects 48 per cent of people over 50. In the hand, the most common form of arthritis is at the base of the thumb, at the carpometacarpal joint. 


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