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Factors came back non reactive. Whenever i walk all the joints crack. Is this reumatoid arthritis?
Hard to say: Joints "cracking" is not a typical feature of rheumatoid arthritis. Rheumatoid arthritis is an inflammatory arthritis with joints that are warm and visibly swollen. Osteoarthritis is a type of "wear and tear" arthritis that results from loss of cartilage in the joints that does not typically involve inflammation but does cause pain and deformity. Be sure to see a rheumatologist for diagnosis. ...Read more
A condition where there is progressive degeneration of one or more joints. Symptoms may include joint pain, swelling, decreased motion, and stiffness. The two most common types of arthritis are osteoarthritis, which is associated first with articular cartilage breakdown with a component of inflammation, and rheumatoid arthritis, which is a systemic autoimmune disorder that affects joint linings first and secondarily ...Read more
Is prednisone recommendable for sore muscles after heavy weight training? Is it recommendable for reumatoid arthritis in the knees?
Possible: But not probable. Go be seen by md. ...Read more
Inflammation: Arthritis is inflammation within a joint. The most common type is osteoarthritis which is a wear and tear arthritis. Another is rheumatoid arthritis which is an autoimmune problem where the body attacks its own tissues. The common syptoms of arthritis is pain, swelling and stiffness in the affected joint. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Cartilage damage: Arthritis is a progressive damage to the cartilage in your joints. It can be cause by several things including wear and tear, rheumatoid arthritis and psoriasis among others. When the cartilage is damaged, there is increasing pressure on the bone that leads to bone spurs. There is also an increase in the chemicals that trigger inflammation, which causes pain. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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