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is joint swelling a symptom of endocarditis

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
No: They would be unrelated.

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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
Several things: This problem mandates a real-time (face-to-face) meeting with a doctor. A history has to be taken along with a examination as well as labs and other ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Many things.: Could be many things. I see that you have already had some testing done This will be very difficult to solve on line. You need a good clinician who c ... Read More
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Dr. Olav Jaren
19 years experience Neurology
Arthritis?: Perhaps psoriatic arthritis. It causes joint swelling and sometimes a rash, and it can cause flares. Visit with a rheumatologist or internist if you ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Michalski
36 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Joint swelling: Many diseases may cause this: degenerative arthritis, synovitis, septic joint, superficial infection, tumor, fracture, etc.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Keith
44 years experience Podiatry
Perfect Storm: You have just described joint inflammation. This is your body's reaction to some sort of irritation to the joint. (Infection, trauma, the like)
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Laccheo
15 years experience Rheumatology
Yes but: Yes, but not usually as the only symptoms. Other viruses like parvovirus b19 are more likely to cause joint symptoms without other symptoms.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
No: Joint swelling, pain, and redness sounds more like arthritis than fibromyalgia. A rheumatologist could help clarify what's going on with you.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. G Jason Hunt
16 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Multiple causes: Any of the types of arthritis can affect the hands and cause swelling. Gout, infection and many other possibilites. Seek the opinion of your physici ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
50 years experience Pediatrics
Have to be seen: A number of different bacterial and viral infections can cause joint swelling, usually for a short duration. In jra, joint(s) remains swollen over 6 ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Antoanella Calame
19 years experience Dermatology
Possibly...: It could be. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and discuss treatment options to help relieve your symptoms.

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