A 38-year-old member asked:
What is it like to have septic arthritis?
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Dr. Carol Hulett answered
42 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Septic joints: A septic joint is almost always very swollen, very painful , red and hot. The exception would be a patient who is immuno-compromised as they could have an infection without such severe symptoms
Answered on May 1, 2015
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