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Diagnosis & tests

Blood tests, X-rays, MRIs: there are many ways of diagnosing osteoarthritis -- or conditions that mimic osteoarthritis. Find out more


Learn about the tools commonly used in diagnosing osteoarthritis.

Ten important question to ask your GP if you're concerned about osteoarthritis.


Discover which tests a doctor may order to diagnose your osteoarthritis.

Do you need an X-ray? Find out how X-rays are used to diagnose arthritis -- and what happens during the test.

This minor surgical procedure can help diagnose and treat arthritis. Learn more, including what you can expect after the procedure.

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