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Friday, April 18, 2014
Arthritis and Rheumatism
Would arthritis of the hip cause a person to have a parkinson`s disease type shuffle? How do you or the doctors tell the difference?
Arthritis of the hip may cause a person to walk with a shuffling gait. An x-ray of the hip would provide the answer if there is significant degenerative arthritis.
Johnny Su, MD
Formerly, Assistant Professor of Medicine
School of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University