What is arthropathy?
Arthropathy is a joint disease, of which arthritis is a type. Arthropathies can be associated with a hematologic (blood) disorder or an infection, such as Lyme disease.
- Joint swelling, stiffness
- Reduced range of motion
Diagnosis requires careful clinical evaluation to determine the cause of the symptoms.
Medicines and physical therapy can help maintain motion and ease pain and swelling.