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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
49 years experience Internal Medicine
Many, many causes: Medical specialists in joint diseases are called rheumatolgists. If the joint hurts, it's called 'arthralgia'; if the joints are inflamed (red, swolle ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
47 years experience Rheumatology
Stress, irritation: Overstressing the joint beyond its normal use, injury, irritation.
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Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
A long list: Joints hurt from overuse, trauma, arthritis, wearing out, infection, drug side effects, vascular occlusion and malignancy. Some of these are acute an ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tracy Lovell
20 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: If you are having pain, please see your doctor for further evaluation. From the very young to very old can get arthritis.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Feinberg
36 years experience Rheumatology
Many causes: Arthritis, injury, overuse, nerve damage, pinched nerve. Please be more specific and restate your question. There are to many possibilities to list ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Prager
41 years experience Sports Medicine
Depends: Joint pain can be related to an injury, degenerative process or several other causes. The major cause of joint pain that i see in my orthopedic pract ... Read More
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A 86-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience Family Medicine
I'm confused!: Is extra what safe? What medication are you talking about? Ask again and clarify. Without an okay by your doc taking extra anything is a bad idea, ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracy Lovell
20 years experience Rheumatology
Exercise and: Exercise and physical therapy help strengthen the muscles around the joints which reduce pain. Talk to your doctor about setting you up with a progra ... Read More
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Sider
38 years experience Sports Medicine
Tylenol, (acetaminophen) mild nsaids: I would start with tylenol (acetaminophen) and mild nsaids to try to alleviate your symptoms also i( would try to keep the joints moving whether i ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends: People define pain inbthe joint in multiple ways based on their life experinces so state is sharp or dull or an ache or burning.
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