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A 27-year-old female asked:

my hands often swell, becoming and difficult to move. they turn bright red also. often happens when i stand for longer than a few minutes, normal?

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Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine 17 years experience
Arthritis: This is not normal .You should see a doctor and get evaluated.
Dr. Donald Jacobson
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No: Below are a list of some conditions that can cause joint pain and swelling: see a rheumatologist and make sure the swelling is not just edema from the lyrica (pregabalin). Cellulitis (skin infection) cervical radiculopathy (disk disease) gout infectious arthritis osteoarthritis raynaud's phenomenon rheumatoid arthritis. Good luck to you!

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My hands tend to swell when I eat bread why is it?

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Dr. Zachary Veres
Family Medicine 18 years experience
Bread: Could be related to gluten sensitivity. Better see a doctor and rule out celiac disease

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