A 35-year-old female asked:
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Injured knee 1wk ago possible meniscus tear&bakers cyst.woke up with one swollen stiff painful knuckle on hand, petechia on foot, & burning chest. ER?

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Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience in Rheumatology
Arthritis ?: It may be part of a larger arthritis syndrome. You need to see your physician. Your evaluation will include lab, imaging along with a history and physical. Inflammation is occuring and it may be causing the arthritis and the the blood vessels - getting the petechiae.
Answered on May 19, 2015
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Dr. Robert Uyeda
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If it is only: in the foot and if it is not severe. If the swelling or pain extends into calf or it worsens, it could be DVT, so re-consult with your doctor.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bryan Bullard
28 years experience in Podiatry
See your doctor soon: You could have any number of conditions going on. You nee to see your physician as soon as possible! given the multiple joint complaints this could be ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Solomon
47 years experience in Podiatry
Yes mri: Mri can demonstrate baker's cyst also diagnostic ultrasound studies. It is cheaper.
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Dr. Seth Steber
26 years experience in Podiatry
Call your doc: Would recommend venous Doppler even tho DDimer normal.

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