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osteoarthritis

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A progressive, degenerative joint disease, the most common form of arthritis, especially in older persons. The disease is thought to result not from the aging process but from biochemical changes and biomechanical stresses affecting articular cartilage. In the foreign literature it is often called osteoarthrosis deformans.

Synonyms: Degenerative Arthritides, OA, Osteoarthrosis Deformans, Arthritis, Degenerative, Osteoarthrosis, Arthritides, Degenerative, Degenerative Arthritis, Osteoarthritides, Osteoarthroses

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OMIM definition citation

OMIM:140600, OMIM:612400, OMIM:607850, OMIM:165720

SNOMEDCT definition citation

SNOMEDCT:396275006

bioportal provenance

Arthritis, Degenerative[accessedResource: MSH:D010003][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Degenerative Arthritis[accessedResource: MSH:D010003][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Degenerative Arthritides[accessedResource: MSH:D010003][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Osteoarthrosis Deformans[accessedResource: MSH:D010003][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Osteoarthroses[accessedResource: MSH:D010003][accessDate: 05-04-2011], A progressive, degenerative joint disease, the most common form of arthritis, especially in older persons. The disease is thought to result not from the aging process but from biochemical changes and biomechanical stresses affecting articular cartilage. In the foreign literature it is often called osteoarthrosis deformans.[accessedResource: MSH:D010003][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Osteoarthritides[accessedResource: MSH:D010003][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Arthritides, Degenerative[accessedResource: MSH:D010003][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Osteoarthrosis[accessedResource: MSH:D010003][accessDate: 05-04-2011]

gwas trait

true

term editor

Ele Holloway, Tomasz Adamusiak, James Malone

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