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Doctor insights on: Arthralgia Of Multiple Joints

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Is joint pain caused by osteoarthritis called Arthralgia?

Is joint pain caused by osteoarthritis called Arthralgia?

Yes, but...: Arthralgia is a general term that refers to pain in a joint. Osteoarthritis is one cause of arthralgia, but there are many other illnesses and conditions that lead to joint pain. ...Read more

Dr. Robert Lowe
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Painful Joints (Definition)

That term is not really a specific diagnosis, but rather somewhat of a general term. The medical term is arthralgias, which implies pain in multiple joint possibly coming from a single cause. Don't hesitate to be seen and evaluated for ...Read more


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How come i get joint pain when i'm tired?

How come i get joint pain when i'm tired?

See below: Fatigue can make you feel run down especially if your joints have not had a chance to rest. ...Read more

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I'm having severe joint pain in most of my joints that gets worse at night. What could it be?

I'm having severe joint pain in most of my joints that gets worse at night. What could it be?

Call your PCP: If you feel pain and stiffness in your joints or have trouble moving around, you might have arthritis. Only a doctor can tell if you have arthritis and what type it is. Please call your PCP for consultation and tests. Good luck. ...Read more

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Fast/long walks cause joint pain (>4 months)but i'm no athlete, young, with no injury history?

Fast/long walks cause joint pain (>4 months)but i'm no athlete, young, with no injury history?

Patellofemoral pain: It's likely that your pain is from patellofemoral syndrome, or abnormal tracking of your kneecap. This is very common and can be helped with an exercise program. Go to www.Drpandarinath.Com and click on patient forms. You can print out and try the patellofemoral pain handout for 3-4 weeks. If that does not help, consult an orthopedic surgeon. ...Read more

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I've been overweight and I never had problems with joint pain till now that I'm 36 & weight 230 lbs height 5'4 or can it?

I've been overweight  and I never had problems with joint pain till now that I'm 36 & weight 230 lbs height 5'4  or can it?

Weight on joints: Your weight can certainly have effects on your joints, especially the hips, knees, ankles. Luckily, you are young, so making lifestyle changes can save long-term damage to the joints. Right now, your BMI is classified as obese. Recommend serious lifestyle changes to lose weight. First, seriously try diet and exercise. If this fails, consider consultation with a weight loss surgeon. ...Read more

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For the past week or so I have been extremely tired and experiencing horrible joint pain I feel like I'm 90 when I'm only 17 what's going on?

For the past week or so I have been extremely tired and experiencing horrible joint pain I feel like I'm 90 when I'm only 17 what's going on?

A viral illness: is most likely cause, however there can be many other explanations that your doctor may consider -- you need to be seen by your primary care doctor. ...Read more

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Can you tell me about s i joint pain?

Many possibilities: Your pain could be as a result of many different things. A thorough history and physical exam and possibly some laboratory and radiology exams are needed to determine the exact cause. Causes of pain may include: trauma (fracture, sprain, arthritis), infection, metabolic conditions (gout), musculoskeletal or biomechanical abnormality and neurologic conditions (neuropathy). ...Read more

Dr. Stratos Christianakis
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Joints (Definition)

Joints are parts of the body, formed by the cartilage-covered ends of bones plus the strong, flexible ligaments that attach the bones to one another. Movements at the joints in the body allow the different parts of the body to move in ...Read more


Dr. Thomas Namey
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Joint Pain (Definition)

Joint pain is a clinical finding in which a joint (where two bones meet) is painful to move. This can occur with arthritis, crystal build up in joints, ...Read more