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My hands swell and hurt as well as pain in kidneys. I can't close hands and i drop things a lot. What could this be?

My hands swell and hurt as well as pain in kidneys.  I can't close hands and i drop things a lot.  What could this be?

A lot of things: Swollen painful hands limiting motion is often a first sign of inflammatory arthritis such as rheumatoid arthritis. Pain in the kidney area may not be related. Your doctor can examine you and put you on the right track. ...Read more

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Pain in wrist, fingers, feet, knee & changing shape. I drop things a lot can't open the door at times, rheum didn't want to help bc i'm 22 what to do?

Pain in wrist, fingers, feet, knee & changing shape. I drop things a lot can't open the door at times, rheum didn't want to help bc i'm 22 what to do?

Don't give up: Not sure why the rheumatologist didn't offer help, but it sounds like you need further evaluation. You are too young to have pain in several joints. If you have a primary care physician i would bring your concerns to that doctor and see what more can be done. Blood testing and xrays may be necessary to test for autoimmune diseases like rheumatoid arthritis and lupus. ...Read more

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4 last 2years I can't walk straight, I drop things , have numb left hand and arm which tingles. My symptoms come and go and don't all happen same time?

4 last 2years I can't walk straight, I drop things , have numb left hand  and arm which tingles. My symptoms come and go and don't all happen same time?

Very worrisome!: You have multiple symptoms in time and space. This is suggestive of a serious neurological disorder such as ms. A thorough neurological evaluation would be appropriate. ...Read more

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I have tremors, headaches, memory problems, I drop things, etc. I have been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, RSD/CRPS, fibromyalgia and degenerative?

I have tremors, headaches, memory problems, I drop things, etc. I have been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, RSD/CRPS, fibromyalgia and degenerative?

Many issues: 1: You should see a Psychologist. 2: I don't know your age but assume it is age 30 or more. Type 2 diabetes can be totally corrected so you will not have diabetes. A diabetes educator can work you through your type 2 diabetes and you will be a different woman. Have your primary doctor refer you to the dietitian. Please let me know how things go. ...Read more

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I constantly drop things. Pens, silverware, jewelry... What's wrong? It'slike i cannot keep hold of it and it just falls out... Its everything!

I constantly drop things. Pens, silverware, jewelry... What's wrong? It'slike i cannot keep hold of it and it just falls out... Its everything!

See an MD: More information is required. When did this start? Do yo have any health issues? What medications are you taking if any? See your family doctor for an evaluation. Many diseases or disorders can cause what you are having. ...Read more

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Why is it that my hand will suddenly feel weak and sometimes i even drop things that I am holding. Happen quite frequent. Why?

Why is it that my hand will  suddenly feel weak and sometimes i even drop things that I am holding. Happen quite frequent. Why?

Let me explain: What you mention could be due to several reasons but being young i believe most likely tendonitis in the wrist area, or less commonly you have carpel tunnel syndrome. Do you have any numbness with it? If you do this will be more of carpel tunnel syndrome. Good luck. ...Read more