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Centre for Orthopaedics
Suite 10-33/34/35 Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre
38 Irrawaddy Road
Singapore, 329563, Singapore
Ph: (65) 6684 5828
Fax: (65) 6684 5829
sharon@cfo.com.sg






Ankle
Child Orthopedics
Elbow
Foot
Fractures
General
Hand
Hip
Knee
Pain Management
Shoulder
Spine - Cervical
Spine - General
Spine - Lumbar
Spine - Thoracic
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What is the difference between rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis?

Rheumatoid arthritis is an inflammatory condition in which the bodyís immune system attacks itís own tissues, in this case the small joints in your body. Osteoarthritis occurs when the protective cartilage in joints wears down over time.

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