Frequently Asked Questions
7. What are some common symptoms of osteoarthritis?
Common symptoms of osteoarthritis include
- joint pain
- swelling or tenderness
- stiffness after getting out of bed
- a crunching feeling or sound of bone rubbing on bone.
Not everyone with osteoarthritis develops symptoms. In fact, only a third of people with x-ray evidence of osteoarthritis report pain or other symptoms.