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Can knocked knees caused by rickets be fixed?

Can knocked knees caused by rickets be fixed?

Rickets: Fixing rickets will definitely help with knocked knees, but it will not fix it. You need to make sure to consult with your doctor to take high dose of vitamin d. ...Read more

Dr. Lonnie Smith
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Crawls (Definition)

6 - 9 months Crawling may begin Infant can walk while holding an adult's hand Infant is able to sit steadily, without support, for long periods of time Infant learns to sit down from a standing position Infant may pull into and maintain a standing position ...Read more


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I am on Methotrexate for Psoriasis.For the last 3 months I have stiffness in my joints on hands and knees.Could this be psoriatic Psoriasis.Thanks?

I am on Methotrexate for Psoriasis.For the last 3 months I have stiffness in my joints on hands and knees.Could this be psoriatic Psoriasis.Thanks?

Maybe: Approximately 20% of psoriasis patients get psoriatic arthritis (PSA). It depends on which joints are hurting and whether they are actually inflamed. There are other causes of joint pain unrelated to your psoriasis that need to be ruled out. A Rheumatologist can help you sort this out. ...Read more

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Hi I'm 22 for the last week IV had a deep pain in back of my knee shooting pains and numb hands and feet I'm a bit scared please help!

Hi I'm 22 for the last week IV had a deep pain in back of my knee shooting pains and numb hands and feet I'm a bit scared please help!

Exam now: Never ignore shooting pains and numbness, since these can be related to nerve irriation or inflammation. Make an appointment for examination. OK to use Advil or Aleve (naproxen) (OTC) if you are not allergic to these medications. ...Read more

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Different parts of my body are swelling first my knee then my right hand started itching n swole up like a balloon now right cheek lasts 2 to 3 days?

Different parts of my body are swelling first my knee then my right hand started itching n swole up like a balloon now right cheek lasts 2 to 3 days?

Angioedema: Atypical swelling of scattered parts of the body. It is more unsettling and uncomfortable than anything else. First treatment is oral antihistamine therapy but you should also schedule with an allergist for in-depth testing and follow up. ...Read more

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Increasing dry skin on eyelids/hands, I work long night shifts and am concerned it might be a diet deficiency. Also have red raised patch behind knee?

Increasing dry skin on eyelids/hands, I work long night shifts and am concerned it might be a diet deficiency.  Also have red raised patch behind knee?

Dermatologist: is the best doc to see, especially because of the red raised patch behind knee. In general, lubricate from the inside w/olive oil, coconut oil, fish oil, vitamin e, etc. Avoid skin lotions that contain alcohol because it is drying. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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I was not using cymbalta (duloxetine) for pain. Now I am no longer on that medication, and have been noticing increased joint pain. Mainly, shoulder, hands, knees.

I was not using cymbalta (duloxetine) for pain. Now I am no longer on that medication, and have been noticing increased joint pain. Mainly, shoulder, hands, knees.

Double duty?: Perhaps the medication was helping your aches/pains although it was prescribed for a different problem. If you were not experiencing other adverse reactions, i would suggest you discuss restarting with ur physician. ...Read more

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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?

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?

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. ...Read more

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Dr. Linda DiMeglio
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Rickets (Definition)

Inadequate sun exposure causes rickets which is vit d deficiency. Impairs bone mineralization in kids ...Read more