A 36-year-old female asked:
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my right hand middle finger knuckle joint is swollen and is a little bit red and tender, its been this way for about 2-3 weeks . what could this be? arthritis?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Could be: As the lesion has persisted for 2-3 weeks, it is time to get it checked out with your doctor. Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex, if you have sex.
Answered on Jan 31, 2018

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