A 32-year-old male asked:
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what is the definition or description of: painful swollen joints?

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Dr. David Bailie
30 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Many causes: DEF: if it hurts = PAINFUL, if it is larger than the other = swollen get it checked
Answered on Nov 14, 2016

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