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Can seizures cause joint problems?

Can seizures cause joint problems?

Sholuder dislocation: Claddically posterior shoulder dislocation muscle soreness is common as well should resolve with control of the seizures consult a nerologist for appropriate meds. ...Read more

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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


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What can cause bad joint problems?

What can cause bad joint problems?

See details: The list is too long to even begin to discuss in the space allowed. There are over 100 different types of arthritis. See a rheumatologist. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of my sacroiliac joint problems?

What could be the cause of my sacroiliac joint problems?

Injury: If you are male, i vote for mechanical injury, & extreme sports are a veritable breeding ground for sacroiliac joint (sij) injury, i.e., ligament injury, ligment laxity, and sij subluxation (a partial & self-reducing type of dislocation). In my clinical experience skateboarding is greatest cause of sij injury. In females multiple childbirths and joint hypermobility syndrome are primary causes. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of joint problems in hips, knees, and back?

What could be the cause of joint problems in hips, knees, and back?

Check it out: You need to see your doc. Of course most commonly would be some degree of osteoarthritis, however there are many other causes. You may just have a problem with one of those areas or joints causing a mechanical problem with extra stress on the other areas. It would not be common to have oa in all 3 giving trouble at one time. I would guess the back as culprit. ...Read more

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I had proteus wound infection and have had joint problems since can the infection be the cause. And will this cause any longterm problems to my health?

I had proteus wound infection and have had joint problems since can the infection be the cause. And will this cause any longterm problems to my health?

Proteus: This is an unusual cause of wound infection, and is often a contaminant in cultures because of its ability to overgrow other bacteria. It is unlikely to be related to joint problems and you should see a doctor about the cause of these. The wound infection should not have long-term effects if it has been adequately eradicated.. ...Read more

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How many pounds of excess fat around the waist area can I have before it causes joint problems?

How many pounds of excess fat around the waist area can I have before it causes joint problems?

Pounds of Prevention: Whether it is excess fat or muscle, basic physics tells us p=w/a. Pressure is directly related to weight and since the area across the joint surfaces are constant, if you increase your weight you increase the pressure on the joint. Over time this can lead to injury and pain. Muscle weight, however, provides power and stability for the joints. Fat weight contributes nothing so try to avoid it. ...Read more

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What can cause joint swelling and neurological problems - headaches fainting seizures etc?

What can cause joint swelling and neurological problems - headaches fainting seizures etc?

It depends: These are pretty nonspecific complaints but can be a sign of a rheumatologic condtion, withdrawal, or a brain tumor. If you are passing out and having seizures you have a serious condtion that should be evaluated by a physician to see what is going on. ...Read more

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What can I should about joint problems ?

What can I should about joint problems ?

Get a diagnosis: The only way to answer the question is to know the diagnosis. Some joint problems are treated with local heat. Other ones are treated with ice packs. For some types of arthritis, exercise is beneficial. For others, rest is better. There are over a hundred musculoskeletal conditions that can effect joints. See your primary care physician. If the diagnosis is unclear, see a rheumatologist. ...Read more

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Is it common to have joint problems around 18 y.O.?

Joint pain: No. It is unusual for an 18 year old to have joint problems. Seek medical advice to figure out why you are having problems. ...Read more

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I was wondering can joint problems heal on their own?

I was wondering can joint problems heal on their own?

It depends: It depends on the cause of the joint problem. Most causes do not spontaneously resolve. ...Read more

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Are radioactive injections useful for joint problems?

Are radioactive injections useful for joint problems?

Yes: Can show up active inflammatoy changes in joins and also stress fractures. Also can help diagnose cancers of bone and joints. ...Read more

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What connection is between psoraisis and joint problems?

What connection is between psoraisis and joint problems?

Possible: There are 5 varieties of arthritis that occur in people with psoriasis. Five are directly related, but indivduals with psoriasis can also have gout, rheumatoid arthritis or osteoarthritis. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of sacro iliac joint problems?

What are symptoms of  sacro iliac joint problems?

Pain in the back: And the hips. Pain may also be present in the groin and thighs. In many cases, it can be difficult to determine the exact source of the pain. Your physician can perform specific tests to help isolate the source of the pain. The pain is typically worse with standing and walking and improved when lying down. Also stiffness and a burning sensation in the pelvis. ...Read more

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How to relieve pain in lower back due to facet joint problems?

How to relieve pain in lower back due to facet joint problems?

Several ways: We start with anti-inflammatory medications, pain medication, if did not help we move to steroids by mouth or injection under fluoroscopy and the last resort is surgery. ...Read more

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Dr. William Singer
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Seizure Disorder (Definition)

Seizure disorder also known as epilepsy, is a neurological condition in which the brain's abnormal electrical activity causes muscular convulsions and altered mental states. Epilepsy is diagnosed when an individual has ...Read more


Dr. Frank Holmes
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Guarding Or Favoring Joint (Definition)

Joint problems are a clinical finding in which there is pain, difficulty moving, stiffness, or swelling at a joint (which is ...Read more