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A 48-year-old member asked:

What can cause very bad rheumatoid arthritis pain in my knees?

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Dr. PHILLIP KIM
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Other : Ra should not have predilection to larger joints such as knees. Other things such as osteoarthritis or degenerative joints, gout/pseudo gout, tendonapahy, infection are some causes.

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What can i do to decrease the pain in my knees from the arthritis arthritis pain?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Physiotherapy: Physiotherapy has been shown to ameliorate pain from arthritis. You may take acetaminophen for the residual pain.

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