Answers in 'Rheumatology'
(Biopsy DLE Inconclusive)ds-DNA Normal.Weak Positive ANA,ENA R Positive ANT RNP positive FBC &Urine Ok.Photosen,Rash face&Ears blister fingers... SLE?
25 female here. I am having discomfort in my fingers mainly my middle fingers. The only relief I get is when I crack them?
37 F wt 210. Cholest.176 no diabetes. Is crp too high 10.5? is this bad for my heart? Nurse said its fine Bp 110::74 heart tests good chronic sinusitis
31m Any docs tell me I should do next. bronchoscope :: endo :: colon :: Ct. scan chest :: abdom MRI head. Blood test CBC :: Lyme :: Antibidy :: hiv :: serum :: 5hiaa :: echo :: holter! Psyc says I'm fine. heart beat pace::Rest feels weak chest fullness cancer?
40::F - blood work came back 12.3 WBC- 106- glucose and TSH 5.010-- I have fibromyalgia , asthma, hypothyroidism -what does those #mean?
Asking my doc if we can try bicillin shots instead of rocephin by iv for late Lyme. Can that be just as good ?
Blood test while I was treating cellulitis of my foot, CRP-LIA 12(reference value 6). Is it too high? All other factors are normal.
Been about 8 months I been feeling different been feeling something covering my heart beat :: pulse slowly. Feel weak no energy like running out. I workout or try to run I don't feel my heart working hard tests normal except pft showed airway disea. ?
Biopsy DLE Inconclusive Weak Positive ANA,ds-DNA Normal ENA R Positive ANT RNP positive CBC Good (3 clinical)Photosen Rash Ears 250 Hair loss day DLE?
Both my hands stay swollen and numb. It's worse in cold weather. They crack and bleed. They turn purple and red.
Can immunosuppressants be used to help with fibromyalgia pain?
Could progression of visual field loss be related to optic nerve damage that occurred 5 mos. prior or is that not long enough for it to be seen.
Can growing super hot peppers indoors trigger a seziure through capsaicin production in photosynthesis?
Can i take alka-seltzer plus with my 800mg ibuprofen and 750mg robaxin?
Can i get rid of Granulomatous Dermatitis secondary to ruptured folliculitis?
Calcification and tug lesions bilateral superior iliac crests. Is the impression from an X-ray on my SI joints what does that mean?
Chronic urticaria and hypothyroidism - not sure if they related. Xyzal use to work really well for the hives but has stopped working. Suggestions?
Can neck and shoulder arthritis cause my feet to numb and tingling sensation? Thanks you!
Can a Few mths exposure to Chrysotile asbestos in Asia being cut outside with circular saw and slight dust entering a room mimic the Symptoms of DLE?
Can colonoscopy cause Diverticulosis? I had no signs of it prior. er after with persistent pain. Ct shows mild Diverticulosis. Still pain months after
Can shoulder tendonitis cause armpit lymph nose to swell?
Daily I take warfarin, ditiazem,bisoprolol,ramipril, furosemide for persistent atrial fibrillation. Is it safe to use Voltaren extra strength emulgel.
DLE Biopsy Inconclusive Weak Positive ANA, ds-DNA Normal ENA R Positive ANT RNP positive .FBC &Urine Ok Photosen Rash face &Ears fingers consider SLE?
Experiencing hand pain, hand swelling, hand tingling and warm skin on the back of my hand. also itchy but no rash. Display photo is of hand
Experiencing ankle swelling, ankle pain and ankle stiffness. Haven't had an injury. Taken off hydroxychloroquine 400mg 1 week ago by rheumatologist. ?
Fell & twisted knee. Swelling & can't walk on it. Pain in inner, outter & back of knee and can't bend fully. Doc said nothing broken. What could it be?
First knuckle pain in pinky when pressed down or massaged. No swelling. No pain on movement. No injury. Pain has persisted for two weeks. ?
Hi broke hip in 2005 thn pins got infectd takn out . now 10 years later swelln feet leg knee also pain in hip if standing to long . had mri nothing?
How specific are + Anti Ribosmal P, +Anti Chromatin and SS DNA for SLE given strong clinical picture? I'm - for DS DNA and SM. Thank you very much
How to best manage chronic fatigue ?
Had a blood test for arthritis,Strep titer positive, Does that mean I have rheumatic fever? Because my joints hurt?That could kill me?
Heartburn and belching. pain in middle of chest. dizziness and weak feeling. cardiac or Gerd? history of Gerd. but hight cholesterol and overweight.
I am experiencing big toe pain (quality: pain in joint) and toe inflammation. The following also describes me: Difficulty walking. What should I do?
I'm nursing my 2.5 month old baby and I was just diagnosed with a kidney infection. Can the infection be passed to my baby if it's in my blood?
I have primary raynauds but recently my veins bulge out and feet get red and hot to touch from being in the heat or exercising. Im an 18 year old male?
Inner knee pain. cant even touch.
Inner knee hurts.cannot touch even.
I have stomach pain and a metal taste in my mouth along with chronic fatigue?
I have been experiencing knee pain for the past 3 days. I noticed that this happens first thing after I wake up in the morning. What should I do ?
I have 549igA, 37 sedimentation rate westergren, 21.64 free kappa lt chains,s, and kappa::Lambda ratio,s is 1.66 What does this mean?
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?
I was prescribed divido (diclofenac sodium) with muscerol2. I'm a bit worried to take them, which is safer ibuprofen or diclofenac sodium?
I am experiencing joint stiffness, body aches, heartburn (gerd), warm skin and fatigue.
I have unexplained bruising on my knees and elbows joint pain in those areas and tenderness what can cause this?
Im experiencing hand pain, hand swelling, skin rash (itchiness) skin redness or irritation and skin swelling. I uploaded photos of hand to my profile?
I am experiencing low back pain and hip pain. Also my period is late but i don't believe I'm pregnant I had tubal clamps 10 years ago?
I had a fall and landed on my knees,doctor checked my X-rays and told no problem but still,I am experiencing knee pain and knee swelling.
I am 45, and have random petechiae (all over), night sweats and fatigue. CBC, CRP and autoimmune tests are normal. Ideas on what could be the cause?
I have been using Tylenol 2 for gout pain relief - will statex ( 5 mg ) be more helpful?
Is 15 mg of mobic the same dosage as 350 mg of somo?
I want to know if posterior uveitis and dysphagia are both related to some kind of autoimmune disorder?. because first I had uveitis, now dysphagia.
I had posterior uveitis 5 years ago and was told that it's an autoimmune disorder. Then 2 years ago I developed dysphagia. Are both of these related?
I'm experiencing hip pain and low back pain when walking or even just sitting. Slightly limping on occasion.
Started out as just tiny pain & increased
I have had a lump on the bottom of big toe on right foot for 5 days. it swollen, red and burning pain, at least at times. i do have RA. i was thin?
I am experiencing ankle swelling and ankle stiffness. The following also describes me: Difficulty moving joint. What should I do?
I am experiencing a metallic taste, dry mouth, raised bumps, back of tongue is white, and extremely bad breath that I can't smell. But offends others.
I have scoliosis, disk compression, and minor back & knee pain. MRI shows cartilage wear, osteopinia. What about stem cell therapy?
I have both osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis but what causes pain and::Or pins and needles in ring finger (left hand)?
I have my elbow leaking synovial fluid from an open wound. My doc checked for infection and it's clear but continues to swell and leak.
I have some heart problem.This morning,without eating&drink anything,I washed dishes&played piano until 2:50pm.Will it harm my heart?I feel weak now.
I am experiencing skin redness on inside of both forearms-with a rash that sometimes pops up. Facial flushing. ?
I am experiencing neck pain, generalized abdominal pain (quality: stinging or burning sensation) (severity: severe) and low back pain.
I want to take fish oil for my dry eye and to improve overall cardio and neuro health. What is better cod liver oil or Omega 3? Any recommendations?
I have lupus that is now active, I have knots all on my scalp, sore to touch, under a great deal of stress, What could it be?
I have tingling and numbness in the toes in both feet..especially near and in the big toe NO swelling. Is this GOUT? vs Pre-diabetes? how to tell?
I have two chronic tendon injuries that after years still haven't healed. Are there any conditions that prevent tendons from healing properly?
I've had 2 lupus like events within 1-3 months after getting off of psych meds, high basophils, born with Raynaud's, should I investigate autoimmune?
I am haveing leg pain and hip pain and a burning sensation in my vagina and also back pain. Been treated for kidney infection already.
I have Takayasu Vasculitis, a month ago was diagnosed with POTS and today got biopsy results positive small fiber polyneurophy:: axonophthy prognosis?
I got calf muscle tightness::Cramp in the shower? Had calf muscle pain doesn't hurt bad lasts 10 secs then goes away.?
I am experiencing wrist pain, headache, hand swelling, hand numbness, hand tingling, cold hands, hand weakness and non blanching red or purple spo...
I was henoch shhoenlein purpura in 1993 at age of 32 at the time i continually told doctors about joint pain thru out my body which has plague me now?
Is it normal to experience anxiety as a start up effect for venlafaxine? Heart palpitations upon waking up. Dry mouth. Just started 75mg last night.
I am experiencing ankle swelling and ankle pain. The following also describe me: Foot tenderness to touch, Difficulty moving joint, and ankle weakness. What should I do?
Had a fall in the street while traveling in Peru 9 1::2 weeks ago. Still complic
I think I have dry mouth, my lips keep sticking together but only on the right side of my mouth?
I had a nuclear pathoroid test yesterday today I have sore throat feel really tired and ache all over I have lupus could test have given me a flare?
I have Wastebasket dX of an immune mediated enteropathy. Aza & budesonide. Any potentially useful adjuvants? Nutritional strategies::Supplements ?
I was diagnosed with fibrocartilaginous calcaneonavicular coalition and I am a 20 year old athlete. What treatment should I pursue?
Just been informed I am folic acid deficiency can taking vitamin d and omega 3 supplements effect the test results?
Knee pain when bending, knee stiffness and leg tingling back of knee and front of knee are swollen no fever not red its been a month since this started the back of my leg hurts when i walk around any ideas??? I have no insurance so plz help!!.
My ANA Hep-2 Titer is >1280 Titer 1 and standard is <80 Titer 1. pattern is Centromere. I have lupus. Just how bad is this result? Common?
My Mother is experiencing painful swollen joints in left hand crippling quality: stinging or burning sensation, dull or aching sensation, throbbing ?
My gout is not any better after being on prednisone for four days. Toe is now starting to bruise. Is this normal?
My upper arms get sore very easily with use. Sometimes, my jaw also gets sore when chewing. Do I have myasthenia gravis? Or two unrelated issues?
My wife doctor wants her to take omega 3 supplements bec of her cholesterol I like to too but I scared to I hear it cause prostate cancer is it true?
One side face swollen no pain.
Dr did ultrasound which shows inflammation.
Test for mumps and mono negative.
Pharmacist said tablets more effective then chewable with omega 3 supplements . Is there a liquid just as effective as tabs?
Should I stop taking Evening Primrose Oil (EPO)? Currently is 5th week of pregnancy.
So my knee is bothering me and is swollen. What should I do?
Swollen itchy under eyes lids and lower. Used topical steroid, eye drop steroids and prednisone. Once steroids done it comes back. What could it be?
Swollen painful foot, no injury. ESR 95, WBC normal, PLT 660, ear infection with fever 5 days prior, on antibiotics. Rheumatoid negative. X ray normal
The doctor took my husband off of humira for his AS and now his problems or worse than before. Is that normal?
Tested for arthritis and had my strep titer was positive.What does that mean?I don't remember having strep recently at all.Where could it come from?
What are the long term effects of lyme disease lesions on the brain?
Which type of doctor specializes in Lyme disease?
While standing up (vertically ) my right hip hurts and right foot numb & tingling. What?
What other conditions could 'focal dermal sclerosis' with telangiectasia on a skin biopsy indicate besides scleroderma?
What exercises should I avoid due to my cervical herniated discs and arthritis in shoulders?
What causes inner thigh pain affecting the knee?
What will happen if I don't have any omega-3 in my diet??