Paget's Disease of Bone and Osteoarthritis (cont.)

Because effective therapies are available for both Paget's disease and osteoarthritis, the results of the combination of the two disorders need not be severe. This is particularly true when treatment for Paget's disease begins before major complications have developed.

Resources

For more information on osteoarthritis, contact:

National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)
Information Clearinghouse
National Institutes of Health

1 AMS Circle
Bethesda, MD 20892-3675
Phone: 301-495-4484
Toll Free: 877-22-NIAMS (226-4267)
TTY: 301-565-2966
Fax: 301-718-6366
Email: NIAMSinfo@mail.nih.gov
Website: http://www.niams.nih.gov

For more information about Paget's disease, contact:

NIH Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases ~ National Resource Center

2 AMS Circle
Bethesda, MD 20892-3676
Phone: 202-223-0344
Toll Free: 800-624-BONE
TTY: 202-466-4315
Fax: 202-293-2356
Email: NIAMSBoneInfo@mail.nih.gov
Website: http://www.niams.nih.gov/Health_Info/bone/default.asp

The Paget Foundation

120 Wall Street, Suite 1602
New York, NY 10005
Phone: 212-509-5335
Toll Free: 800-23-PAGET
Fax: 212-509-8492
Email: pagetfdn@aol.com
Website: http://www.paget.org

Source: National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, National Institutes of Health, http://www.niams.nih.gov


Last Editorial Review: 10/1/2005



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