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  • Pain
  • Pain increases with changes in weather (especially cold and damp)
  • Joint stiffness
  • Limited movement of joint
  • Loss of dexterity of joint
  • Usually joints are not red, warm, or feverish
  • Sometimes joints are swollen (especially finger joints)
  • Sometimes there is a cracking or grating sound when joints move

Osteoarthritis is not usually accompanied by fever.

Last updated: May-16-07

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