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    What is the most common form of arthritis in Australia?

    Many of my friends have been diagnosed recently with different types of arthritis including gout, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis etc. Which is the most common form of arthritis is in Australia?
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    Dr Ryan Hislop


    Ryan Hislop is the Clinical Director at the Mudgee Chiropractic Health and Wellness Centre. As an experienced and evidence-based diagnostician, Ryan works largely by medical … View Profile

    The cost common for of arthritis is osteoarthritis.

    The most recent statistics suggest that 7.3% of the population (1.4million Australians) suffer from the condition. With an aging population, this number is likely to increase.

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    Sarcoidosis Lyme Australia is for sufferers, families and carers affected by Sarcoidosis and Lyme Disease and was established in August, 2011.We believe that the incidence … View Profile

    Lyme Disease causes arthritis and many people are being diagnosed with this along with Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue. A large proportion actually have Lyme Disease. You need to find a Lyme literate Dr to help you get proplerly diagnosed. My suggestion is to ring the Lyme Disease Organisation to help you locate a Dr in your area. 

  • Mr Ilan Freedman

    Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Mr Ilan Freedman is a Dual-Fellowship trained Melbourne Orthopaedic Surgeon with specialist experience in Direct Anterior Minimally Invasive Hip Replacement, Bikini Anterior Hip Replacement, Conformis … View Profile

    Osteoarthritis (i.e "wear and tear" arthritis) is by far the most common cause of arthritis.

    Ilan Freedman - Orthopaedic Surgeon

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