I Have Early Onset Osteoarthritis

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    Car Accident Broke My Ankle, Leaving Me With Severe Arthritis.

    My ankle, tibia, fibula as broken in a car accident November 2010.  Surgery fixed it with a plate and 13 screws, but unfortunately I've developed osteoarthritis due to joint and cartilage damage.  It is very painful and I pray for anyone who suffer from it.  
    svufan svufan
    22-25, F
    Aug 18, 2011

    Happy Birthday - You Have Osteoarthritis!

    Tomorrow I turn 28. Today I was diagnosed with osteoarthritis. My jaw joint is deteriorating and some days the pain is really bad. It's worse when I talk a lot, which is problematic as I am a teacher. I am hoping that treatment will provide some relief, but I'm so worried that...
    LyraStar LyraStar
    1 Response Jun 7, 2011
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