Which neuromuscular abnormalities may result from osteoarthritis (OA)?

Updated: Jun 10, 2020
  • Author: Carlos J Lozada, MD; Chief Editor: Herbert S Diamond, MD  more...
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Along with joint damage, osteoarthritis may also lead to pathophysiologic changes in associated ligaments and the neuromuscular apparatus. For example, lateral collateral ligament complex abnormalities are common in knee osteoarthritis.


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