A 43-year-old female asked:
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recent pain in joints, fatigue and chills, no fever. also muscle weakness and stiffness?

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Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Should see doc: The number and serious nature of things that can cause this warrants a trip to your physician. Will need some basic labs, review of your risk factors, history of screenings, and a good exam.
Answered on Apr 4, 2019
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Dr. Laurence Badgley
52 years experience General Practice
Viral illness?: This symptom constellation suggests an acute viral infection. A doctor evaluation and studies are needed. Lyme disease also comes to mind as does low thyroid function. The first decision needs to be to determine if an infectious process is occurring.
Answered on May 6, 2013
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Dr. Tedde Rinker
42 years experience Holistic Medicine
If these symptoms have been present off and on for many weeks, then Lyme disease is more likely
Mar 13, 2013

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