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what is joint tenderness

A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
See below: Pain elicited by palpating in proximity to a specific joint.

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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: It depends on the effective of gout in the joint that causes the damage. Residual damage can cause pain. Eventually as the healing occurs the pain can ... Read More
Dr. David Laha
37 years experience Podiatry
There can be: Gout flare ups cause severe pain and can damage joints. This can lead to chronic joint pain. If pain persists, have it evaluated. There may be a vari ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew DeGruccio
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
May need more time: A bad gout attack, if not treated early, can last 2-3 weeks. In some cases, depending on the joint involved, fluid might need to be drawn off by need ... Read More
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Dr. David Laha
37 years experience Podiatry
May be joint damage: Gout will attack the joints. This can cause damage to the articular cartilage of the joint. If this damage is severe enough it can cause permanent dis ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Roberts
45 years experience Pediatrics
Neurologist or: Clinical Geneticist aware of mitochondrial disorders. Other symptoms--irregular body temp and/or heart rate, aphthous ulcer in mouth, progressive fat ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Most likely not: This operation done for long time , if it is done in the way, should not cause any instability in that joint.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
I recommend : A podiatry visit. This can be a number of things including an infection, gout, bursitis. Without seeing it, i could not tell you which is more likely.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
See below: All the swelling from the episode may not be gone. See a podiatrist for exam and treatment.
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew DeGruccio
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Many possibilities: Has there been injury? Or any history of arthritis? Without these, the most likely explanation is tendonitis. I recommend an evaluation by a sports ... Read More
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A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arold Augustin
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Arthralgia: No. You need to take a break and take some ibuprofen, if you have no contraindications. Indeed, see your healthcare provider if these simple measures ... Read More
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