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A 55-year-old female asked about a 55-year-old female:

What besides rheum. arthr. could cause joint pain from jaw down to neck-should-elbows- hands-knees-toes plus pain on deep breath, fatigue? appt sched

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Dr. John Goldman
Rheumatology 55 years experience
Many things: This could be arthritis but you do not describe swelling. This coudl be fibromyalgia. this coudl be other types of arthritis. Keep your appointmetn with the rheumatologist
Dr. Richard Roberts
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Mitochondrial: mitochondrial disorders cause multisystem symptoms, including muscle/joint pain, joint swelling, autoimmune disorders like rheum. arthritis, gastrointestinal disorders including dysmotility, significant fatigue progressive during day, signs of dysautonomia such as irregular, slow, or racing heartbeat, marked variation of body temperature, irregular blood pressure; deterioration of vision.

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Last updated Aug 17, 2015

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