What Is Wrist Arthritis?

Arthritis can affect many joints and that includes the wrist. Common symptoms of arthritis include pain and joint stiffness; when this occurs in the wrist, it can make simple tasks difficult and uncomfortable to perform.

There are many types of arthritis, and most of these can affect the wrist. Severity of symptoms may vary, but most arthritis diseases can be chronic and permanent, often leading to more serious joint damage over time.