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Stiffness And Tightness In Ankle Joints
Persistent stiffness in ankle and is mostly relieved by popping/cracking it (1-2x daily). History of oa in other joints. Possible oa here too?
Yes: Best to see a doctor for exam and diagnosis. ...Read more
Stiffness in ankles, sharp burning pain in both ankle joints with activity, first felt this pain in august and still feel it today help?
What could be causing stiffness and pain mainly in the joints in the fingers and toes that is also affecting wrists, ankles, and knees?
Arthritis.: There are many different kinds. Some occur after a significant trauma to a joint, or with gradual wear-and-tear over time, but if you're having pain and swelling in multiple joints on both sides of your body, you may have an autoimmune disease, like rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, or psoriatic arthritis. Check with your doctor to see if blood tests need to be run for confirmation. ...Read more
I have been diagnosed with a morton's neuroma and there is a clicking in both ankle joints with a tightness that runs from one to the other. Hardware?
More info needed: To receive an answer that will be more helpful for you, you need to give more information...Your health status, any problems such as gout, diabetes or blood pressure concerns. You should state how long it has been a problem and what you do to make it feel better. Also tells us what it looks like. Is it discolored, swollen or point tender. The more you tell the better the answer. ...Read more
I am experiencing ankle swelling and ankle stiffness. The following also describes me: Difficulty moving joint. What should I do?
Physiological splint: Important to consider whether or not the onset was sudden, possibly after an injury, or slow increasing over time. Also is there an increased temperature or color change to the ankle area. The swelling is actually a physiological cast applied by your body when decreased mobility is called for. If there is no decrease in symptoms, it would be wise to have the ankle evaluated. ...Read more
How can you have chronic joint pain. Stiffness, achey, puffy hands& ankles but have a normal nuclear bone scan of entire body? Also have neuropathy.
I am experiencing ankle pain, ankle swelling and ankle weakness. The following also describe me: Ankle stiffness, Difficulty walking, and Popping or snapping sound from joint. What should I do?
Evaluation: Please get an evaluation of your ankle symptoms with a qualified Doctor. ...Read more
How to reduce swelling and muscle stiffness near knee joints and ankle joints after removing cast after knee surgery?
Left hand middle finger tight with stiffness. Can't bend it. Swollen @ the joint & palm. No pain, just uncomfortable.
No injury?: Assuming you haven't injured that finger somehow (sometimes it is hard to remember...might have seemed like nothing at the time)... I'm thinking things that aren't exactly "serious", but that doesn't mean it doesn't hurt! Possibly tendinitis in that finger, or a bit of arthritis in the joint. Try using an ice pack, and reducing movement, maybe w/ a splint. If it continues, I would get an x-ray. ...Read more
Had red rash all over body.4 days I'm on 3 different anitihistamin. Now joint stiffness, swelling feet, ankles, hands, wrist. What could this be?
Three antihistamines you are taken, are they prescription antihistamins or you are taking over the counter like claritn, benadryl, (diphenhydramine) Allegra or zyrtec.And do you know what you are allergic to.
If not already I will recommend you consult an allergist. Food allergies can cause rash and swelling of joints as well
and rheumatoid arthritis can cause rash.
So consult your md/allergist/rheumatologist, some one. ...Read more
Recent joint stiffness in hands feet and ankles. Temp btwn 99.3-99.9 for weeks. Family h/o ra. Blood work only shows elevated CRP (3x normal). Ra?
Maybe maybe not
need a lot more data
but something seems to be going on
maybe should be seeing a doctor sooner rather than later. ...Read more
Had ankle fracture yr ago. Some stiffness, swelling. Most pain front of joint when bending knes over foot. Some popping and pain near inside archilles?
Get a recheck: Stiffness, pain, and swelling are common symptoms after an ankle fracture, even if it is healed. Depending on the severity of the fracture, arthritis can develop within the joint and also along the edges. The extra bone formation around the front or back can cause the pain you are experiencing with bending. Xrays and an evaluation by your foot specialist or orthopedist is recommended. ...Read more
I'm a 29 year old woman with Graves Disease, lately I have been experiencing stiffness and joint pain, moreso in my knees, ankles, and hands. Idea?
I presume you are taking medicine to control your thyroid or you have had the thyroid treated with radioactive iodine.
I do not relate the symptoms you are expressing to Grave's disease. You must quickly arrange to see your doctor ASAP.
If things are really that bad I would go the nearest Emergency room today and find out what is wrong.
Hope all goes well. ...Read more
I am a 46 year old female and I have been having joint pain and stiffness in both my hands, knees, left wrist, left elbow and right foot and ankle for?
16y M with Congenital icthyosis. Elbow, wrist, knee, ankle joint pain and stiffness. Greater in the morning. Relieved by walking/movement! ?
Physical Therapy: Congenital Ichthyosis is a genetic disorder; presents at birth with blisters of skin; progresses to thickened, marked scaling of skin; worse over flexural creases of joints & more. Treatment is mainly supportive. Tight skin limits joint range of motion. Increasing your physical activity can help which is why you get relief with movement. See doctor to begin physical therapy; Yoga helps too. ...Read more
Woke up with joint stiffness, swelling hands, feet, ankles, wrists. Red rash all over body, itching feet and lower legs. What could this be?
What is it? I have ankle swelling, ankle stiffness, limb pain, ankle weakness, popping or snapping sound from joint, ligament laxity, ankle pain, difficulty moving joint, painful swollen joints (better by: splinting joint, compression wrap, ice, rest) (qu
Juvenile arthritis?: It may be an inflammatory process. Please see your primary care provider for an evaluation. ...Read more
Swollen hands/fingers/tightness in right hand, tingling in face, shooting pain down right leg and arm every so often. Stiffness in body, female 31years?
I have a cellulites spot on my leg and it's beginning to hurt and causing my knee to stiffen at work. Should I be concerned about the joint stiffness?
Yes, you should be concerned about the knee stiffness.
Please have your Primary doctor refer you to a Specialist! ...Read more
Why pain in facialis posterior tibialis diaphysis after stretching in post-trauma lower-leg? NSAID takes pain/stiffness off. Muscle, joint trauma?
I have been back pain and stiffness for 2 yrs. Can't stand in balcance nd now 1 leg hip joint pain. After eating many medicine no result. Treatment?
Back pain: You should be checked for ankylosing spondylitis- see a rheumatologist if possible ...Read more
I have really tight hamstrings so been streaching lots and lots can this lead to unsable hip joint now hearing bone noises when moving leg sometimes?
4yr old f, rt leg pain 5 month. No specfic time, duration, no trama, no infect, fever. Tight hip at birth, not treated. What could be the cause? Athritis? Joint?
What are the symptoms of ms? I have chronic intermittent low grade fever, fatigue, leg stiffness, joint aches, on both legs.
Doubt MS: Early common symptoms of ms include a single neurologic complaint- leg or arm weakness, blurry vision, difficulty in talking, etc. These symptoms typically go away by themselves, but can reappear, with additional neurologic problems. Pain and fever are not typical complaints in my experience. ...Read more