A 21-year-old member asked:
I have gonorrhea. why do my joints ache?
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Rheumatology 18 years experience
Reactive Arthritis: It is common to have achy joints with having gonorrhea, and is called gonococcal arthritis. Treating the gonorrhea generally helps with the arthritis, although can take some time. If after 6 weeks these joint aches don't go away with treatment, i would recommend you to see a rheumatologist for further evaluation.
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Last updated Feb 6, 2013
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