Ankle arthritis is an inflammation of the ankle. The main symptoms of arthritis are ankle pain and stiffness which worsen with age. The most common types of arthritis are osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.
The causes that lead to the onset of arthritis are multiple. The pain associated with arthritis is caused by the degradation occurring in the ankle. The hinges are made of:
Ankle arthritis symptoms
The most common symptoms of ankle arthritis are involving painful ankles. Depending on the type of arthritis, symptoms may include:
Treating ankle arthritis
The ankle fusion (also known as ankle arthrodesis) is a surgical procedure that relieves pain and improves (or maintains) the ankle’s function.
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