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Gonzales, LA
A 42-year-old female asked:

Left side- face, jaw, neck, shoulder, and elbow "joint" pain with some specific sight swelling, and redness as well as feverish to the touch and this has presented the same type symptoms in other "joints" on right side too. ?

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Dr. Theresa Henderson
Internal Medicine 42 years experience
Autoimmune or infect: Your symptoms could represent either an autoimmune disorder like Lupus or scleroderma or an infectious process like Lyme disease. These are just examples. You need to see a good internet to get blood tests and perhaps X-rays and have a through examination. Your internist could then refer you further if needed. If symptoms now, go to MD now.
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Dr. Susan Rhoads
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Dr. Henderson is correct and you need to be soon ASAP, or sooner, in case this is infectious, it this is new. If it is, treatment quickly prevents further spread and damage. Don't delay!
Oct 16, 2016
Last updated Oct 16, 2016

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