Answers in 'Pediatric rheumatology'
17 yr-old competitive golfer with right low back deep burning pain on and off for 7 months. CT and 2 MRIs were negative. What to evaluate next.....?
16 yr is 35.2 weeks prg dilated to 6cm 100 effaced and 2+station on baby. back labor every 4 min went to hsp the dr on call sent her home is this nrm?
6yr old having random pains under right rib,And looks like neck lymph node.He gets random pains in his joints,always gassy.Food sensitivity?Any ideas?
6yrold complains of joint::Leg::Stomach pain infrequently.Hes otherwise healthy.Could a full blood test rule out leukemia?do growing pains last month's?
6yr old says his legs hurt sometimes.Happened few times months b4.in the morning mostly,and now his arm hurts sometimes,could it be arthritis?
Are restless legs linked to the hypermobility in my legs? How do I get rid of them?
Are there any good smartphone apps for rheuma?
Are there types of mold that can make me sick?
Atypical fever in Adult Onset Stills Disease? Several symptoms line up, including blotchy salmon rash, fatigue, sore muscles, some joint pain.. Etc. Except the fevers are generally every couple weeks and usually low grade instead of daily spiking.
Are heart attacks more common or more common at a younger age in ehlers danlos? If so what type of eds?
Are people with joint hypermobility syndrome more succeptible to suffering from a recurrent pelvic subluxation::Tilt?
Can marfan kids gain weight ? she is 9 years old.
Can you have a long anterior leaflet without having marfans or a connective tissue disorder? Does it always mean myxomatous valve disease?
Can I get an infection from a mosquito bite?
Can I catch hypothermia in warm weather?
Can babies get sunburned?
Could Adult onset stills disease present with monthly low grade fevers (99-101) lasting a week, instead of the classic daily high grade fevers?
Dr thought I had strep, no test. Gave antibio but told me to wait a day. Fever gone but still sore throat. Didn't take RX. Risk of rheumatic fever?
Diff bet. inf.endocarditis and rheumatic fever, both r vegetations but what is the diff.? what is the role of bacteria in RF?plz help me wz videos .
Does sea water have things in it that can make me or my kids sick?
Do you think it's possible for Ehlers danlos syndrome type 3 to weaken tissues like the heart and be more suceptible to dilated cardiomyopathy etc?
Do those w::Marfans stop growing taller about same time as those w::O it? Or can U keep growing even after 30, 35, 40+ or start growing again yrs later?
Does a positive ANA 1:160 homogeneous test result for teen require further clinical review w::Rheumatologist (mom recently dx w::Lupus)?
Experiencing ankle swelling, ankle pain and ankle stiffness. Haven't had an injury. Taken off hydroxychloroquine 400mg 1 week ago by rheumatologist. ?
Echo found trace aortic insufficiency & mild TR in cardiac screen of fit 14 y::O boy. No marfans. Could growing cause- 6'1", so might get better?
Eds and facial acne, what are treatment to clear and prevent and help with my scars, i am very insecure these days.
Generalised OA (x-Ray hands feet knees hip clavicle, MRI spine) dry eyes::Mouth, history hypermobility, lumbar::Cervical stenosis radiculopathy TMJD diverticulitis prolapses FUO - but seronegative and comprehensive blood tests always normal. Any ideas?
Had a blood test for arthritis,Strep titer positive, Does that mean I have rheumatic fever? Because my joints hurt?That could kill me?
Having episodes at night where feet get red like sunburn and are hot to touch. Had CBC and venous Doppler. Panic attack::Stress, or erythromelalgia?
Hi, my 9 year old son is poorly every week. Sickness, temps over 102+, severe headaches. His CPR IS 47 & CBC normal. What could cause this?
How long on average do people go with lupus before being diagnosed?
How do you diagnose a collagen deficiency and can you treat it.
15 yr old has hypermobility, jaw pain, teeth move, scoliosis, fractures, stretch mark?
Have Ehlers Danlos Hypermobile Syndrome will exercises 2 strenghten hip joints(THEY R NOT LAX) prevent dislocation 100% if they never dislocated?
How long does it take to get sunburned?
How long do I have to boil water for it to be safe to drink?
How can I stop my heart from racing after being scared?
How can I recover emotionally from a hurricane disaster?
How many survive staying in hurricanes?
How commun is rheumatic Fever from untreated strep throat? Also, is it still possible to contract strep throat after having the tonsils removed?
Hello im a marfan syndrome patient i wanted to know if my heart is good or not to become a pilot?
Hypermobility, right lateral ankle pain, no injury, 2mnths, weak, throb, gives when walking and then I end up falling due to it. Help!
Had an mpfl reconstruction now need ACL hamstring reconstruction are there major risks with the ACL recon due to hypermobility and previous MPFL recon?
Have pectus carinatum, skin hyperelasticity and hypermobile thumbs. Normal ECHO in 2014 and 2016. Can you have those traits without EDS::Marfan?
Hello. I am just curious if the drug MDMA (molly) will affect my juvenile rheumatoid arthritis in anyway?
I'm FTM transgender. I want to have metoidioplasty in the future, but I have Ehlers-Danlos syndrome type 3. Could I still have the metoidioplasty?
Iron saturation= 10.5%. No anemia. Dr. told me to take over counter iron supplements, freq. unspecified. Is 1 a wk good to not get overload ? Thanks
I'm having a pain that feels like growing pains in both my arms, but will occur anywhere. It's uncomfortable,I want to rub it out but it doesn't help?
I have joint hypermobility and wanted to know how it links to anxiety?What are the symptoms of anxiety?
I'm confused as to how hypermobility can link to IBS. Why do they sometimes link?
I don't have growing pains because I'm 31 but I have pains that resemble that. Happens hours before bedtime in lowerback, hips, knees & leg muscles ?
I have Joint Hypermobility Synd. My feet turn purple when I sit or if I'm standing too long. Doc said Raynaud's but I thought that happens when cold.?
I have to stay in a shelter with lots of people. If someone has Zika, are we all going to catch it?
I have felt anxious since the news about the hurricane started. Will it go away on its own?
If someone gets hit on the head but not knocked out, should I try to keep them awake? How long?
If I’m working in the heat is it better to drink water or gatorade?
Is it ok to eat food from a refrigerator that has no power?
If I can’t get a splinter out will it get infected?
I have flat feet and hypermobility in them, got custom insoles which help when I have shoes on, but at home no shoes worn what can I do to stop pain?
I've just been diagnosed with hyper mobility and flat feet, I have got custom made orthotics. Will it correct my arch in my foot and how long. ?
I have EDS & being tested for vascular EDS. I had a recent ECG showing inverted t-wave in v2&v3. I'm 30y::Old. I have frequent chest stabbing pain & palpitations & fainting for 8 years+. Does my ECG point towards V-EDS? Should I be concerned?
I fit all of the criteria for hypermobile EDS but to date only dx widespread OA and FMS. Would it be worthwhile trying to get an official dx of EDS?
In a child with JIA Can her pelvic tilt be caused from her sacroilitis? It's is 16mm difference
I had a bankart repair last year and now the anchor sites (3) have turned cystic. One is very large with bone erosion. What are the treatment options?
I have suspected EDS hyper type (no UK doctor available to diagnose via NHS) and I'm wondering if it could be linked to the pain I get with that? It's worse at night I can't sleep for feeling that there are insects crawling over me in my bed, tickling and
I've been having pain.& soreness in both legs similar to what I had as a teen w:: growing pains. Sounds crazy but could I be getting them again? I'm 38
Is bone::Joint inflammation arthritis? Or is it something that can cause arthritis if left untreated?
Just diagnosed with hyper mobility in feet, could this be linked to tendonitis?
Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis. No recent fever but has had unexplained low grade fevers in past .swelling and joint pain. Inflammation in blood work.
My Brother is only 15 he has been popping his back for a while and now it hurts almost every day something in the lower back neck or upper back bad?
My daughter has JIA and gets Remicade infusions w:: Benadryl. Her BP drops to 68::15 when she falls asleep. Is it dangerous to give her Benadryl at home?
My son has hsp and I've done a urine sample tonight , he has traces of urine but also leuckcocytes which he's never had before and it's in the 500?
My 11 year old son has had severe growing pains for over 2 years now. It is always in his left leg, we have seen our doc but should I get a 2nd look?
My 9 year old son has a positive ANA with ENA positive showing Jo-1 antibodies. Is this definitive of myositis? He is being investigated for pain and
My 2 year old daughter has a WBC of 17.19 and a Segs count of 56%. She has had major bruise like rash and joint pain. Is this normal?
Mom was disabled by osteoarthritis in her 50's. Multiple spine surgeries. I am 37 w:: OA in lots of joints. Could we have Ehlers Danlos? Worth knowing?
My daugher (13) noticed that after she washes the dishes two of her fingertips turn blue. They don't hurt and it goes away in about a half an hour. ?
My 8yr old son is getting severe pain in his right leg, behind and sides of knee. He suffered from growing pains but I believe this affects both legs ?
Pain where pelvis and thigh meet on the left. When I push on it, it feels like a nerve because pain shoots down to leg and it tingles.
Toes get red and hot to touch every night around 3 am. Looks like they're filled with blood. Im 18 years old. Had CBC and venous Doppler, both normal?
The veins in various parts of my body hurt. Is this serious? I have ehlers danlos syndrome so i don't know if that has anything to do w:: it.
There's this pain in my left leg::Hip whenever I go to sleep. If I put a pillow between my left&right thigh it helps a little. What could be problem?
What is the definition or description of: Kawasaki disease?
What are the most reliable skin biopsy sites for Classical Ehlers-Danlos? My skin has been badly damaged by lifelong bouts of chronic eczema and a few years of pottery class---- I need to figure out what my 'best bet' biopsy site would be.
What does 1:80 anti-nuclear AB titer mean?
What is it? I have red bumps over finger and toe joints, finger::Toe tenderness to touch and cold hands. Sometimes knuckles turn purple
What is the definition or description of: Ehlers Danlos syndrome?
What is the definition or description of: Marfan syndrome?
What is the definition or description of: Joint hypermobility?
What is the definition or description of: Brittle bone disease?
What is food poisoning and how do I know if I have it?
What is the best way to get something out of my eye?
Will I get PTSD from surviving a natural disaster?
Why does boiling water make it safe to drink?
Will standing in sea water too long damage my skin?
What types of infections can I get from contaminated drinking water?
What is our normal temperature?
What are the signs of Ehlers Danlos Syndrome Hypermobility Type in a young child?
Would drs have picked up by now if I had Marfans after 46 yrs of exams, blood work, MRIs, echos, EKGs, chest Xrays, eye exams etc?No known family w::It
Which kinds of genetic mutations cause long bones to not close & growing to not stop? Do adults w:: Marfans keep growing taller, even for 3-4 decades?
What is treatment of septic arthritis of knee joint in child aged 5years..no history of chronic disease.best antibiotic?