Is Arthritis Hereditary?

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Third question, yes. How are you? Fine Dr. Oz. My name is Monica. Hi Monica you can hold the mic. Okay. I am 36 years old, and my question is arthritis hereditary? Because my mum has it, my grandmother has it and I feel the symptoms that they complain about? Alright and your 36.

Yes. Can I see you wrists, put your hands on like that, okay. So here's what I'm looking for first of all to answer your question, it's about 50% hereditary. But there are two kinds of arthritis big categories, there's Artsy Arthritis, and then there is Rheumatoid Arthritis. Rheumatoid Arthritis is a little bit more hereditary.

Rheumatoid arthritis have when you had antibodies your own immune system attacking the lining of the collage in your joints, so you get not only pain there, but you also get on a deviation, your wrist will go like this a little bit. Artsy Arthritis are more typically in these larger joints they get very large in flame it's more commonly linked to trauma, other things that may have irritated the infections and the like.

So, it is unfortunately very common for folks about one and the other and as I mentioned 50% of the time roughly it's hereditary. Okay?.