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A 45-year-old female asked:

I am 45, since last year i notice lost joint pain ankles, wrist, hands, elbow, knees i can't kneeling anymore it hurt, and this year i notice swelling hands?

2 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Richard Blake
Podiatry 46 years experience
Multiple Joints: Typically with multiple joint involvement we have our patients start with a rheumatologist to check if there is systemic arthritic involvement. Your primary care doc could start the evaluation with 10 days on 4 days off various anti-inflammatory medications to see if they can find one of the 9 categories to work well at controlling your symptoms. Dr rich blake.
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Podiatry 49 years experience
A form of arthritis: Swelling a stiffness are common in both rheumatoid and osteoarthritis. See a rheumatologist for evaluation and care.
Last updated Jul 14, 2020


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