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Is there any procedure to straighten the joints having the cartilage dried up?

Hi Dr. I'm 33 years of age, and its been 15 years now since i have this bad diagnosis Rheumatoid arthritis that cause me disable/ or can't walk anymore.. All my joints are stiff, the Doctor said, all the cartilage are gone.. is there any way to straighten my joint please?
Fri, 11 Apr 2014
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I really appreciate concern if this is Rheumatoid arthritis then medicine is the only option you have and any procedure is there that could repair the joint cartilage, some time steroid gives good symptomatic result if you have not tried this, then you can discus this with your doctor, hope this information helps you have nice day.
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