Arthritis is inflammation of the joint that causes excessive pain and swelling of the joint especially in the morning or after sitting or resting for a long period of time.
Characteristics of increased pain & swelling:
Cause: Arthritis of the foot and ankle like osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and posttraumatic arthritis
Symptoms: Pain and swelling that increases especially in morning, after sitting or taking rest for long period of time.
Treatment: Arthroscopic debridement (cleansing) is performed to remove loose cartilage, inflamed synovial tissue, and bone spurs from arthritic joint