Arthritis is a condition characterized by stiffness and inflammation ( swelling ). Arthritis is not just a single problem of inflammation or deterioration around the bones. An inflammatory condition which affects many joins particularly in the hands, arms, and legs.

The soft tissue Rheumatism around the joints is affected by injuries, sprains, strains etc. All joints the of the body have a sensitive lining inside of the capsule of the joints. It produces fluid which lubricates the joints and nourishes the articular cartilage ( gristle ).

This lining can be injured or irritated by wear particles from the cartilage surface. Once inflamed the lining will produce more fluid, the lining will swell itself & the lining releases chemicals into the joints which produce pain. In Arthritis the articular cartilage is worn away to expose the underlining bone. Inflammation may still occur as the remains of the articular cartilage are worn off & irritate the lining of the joint. Pain may also arise as the bones on either side of an arthritic joint rub on each other. Arthritis and Rheumatism are very general terms of ache & pain. Rheumatism can refer to any kind of the pain in the muscles, bones & joints. Arthritis affects the joints & musculoskeletal system.

The most common Arthritis-: 1. Rheumatoid, 2. Gouty, 3. Osteoarthritis, 4. Juvenile,

Rheumatoid arthritis-: is most commonly affects the joints of the hand, feet, elbow, shoulder, and neck. It is the autoimmune condition that causes the body to attack its own soft tissues & joints.

Gouty arthritis-: is caused by the accumulation of crystals made of urate within the joint causes gouty arthritis. The urate crystals are formed by an unusual break down of normal body substances. Commonly affected joints are the big toe & knee joints. Osteoarthritis-: is most common, it usually causes pain & limited motion, actually it is common in the knee joint & hip joint. Juvenile-: It is auto immune condition & effects on children and adolescents



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