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Joint diseases

A joint is where two bones meet, like at the knee or shoulder. Joint injuries can be caused by dislocations or strains that force them out of position.

Inflammation (arthritis) and swelling (bursitis, fluid on a joint) are signs of damage. They can be painful, reducing movement and may require drug treatment or surgery. Follow the links below to find trusted information about joint diseases.

Last reviewed: February 2014

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Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis | myVMC

Pigmented villonodular synovitis refers to the swelling of joints, most commonly knee and hip, that results in fluid production and may damage the bones.

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Psoriasis Subtypes | myVMC

Psoriasis is a disease which affects multiple systems within the body, predominantly the skin and the joints. Skin disease which can present in multiple different ways and degrees of severity is the hallmark of psoriasis. The severity of psoriasis is defined in terms of how much body surface area and which body parts are involved.

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Treatment of Psoriasis | myVMC

Psoriasis is a disease which affects multiple systems within the body, predominantly the skin and the joints. Skin disease which can present in multiple different ways and degrees of severity is the hallmark of psoriasis. The severity of psoriasis is defined in terms of which body parts and how much body surface area are involved.

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Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis (Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis, Juvenile Chronic Arthritis) | myVMC

Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) refers to a group of diseases causing chronic (lasting longer than 6 weeks) joint pain and swelling in children

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Osteoarthritis - Lab Tests Online AU

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Psoriatic Arthritis | myVMC

Psoriatic arthritis is a chronic (long lasting) autoimmune disease that affects the joints in association with skin or nail changes as seen in psoriasis

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Osteoarthritis | myVMC

Osteoarthritis: Information on the symptoms of Osteoarthritis, itstreatment and diagnosis including complications of Osteoarthritis written by health professonals.

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Salazopyrin Tablets - myDr.com.au

Salazopyrin Tablets - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines

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Pyralin EN Tablets - myDr.com.au

Pyralin EN Tablets - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines

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Gout | Better Health Channel

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