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Skin rahses, bone and muscle pain. Digestion, feel full on small amount of food. Fatigure, , , nasal congestion, osa, lose joints on hips and arms,?

Skin rahses, bone and muscle pain. Digestion, feel full on small amount of food. Fatigure, , , nasal congestion, osa, lose joints on hips and arms,?

See doctor: If these symptoms have been present for just a few days, it may be nothing more than a viral infection. But if they have been present for >2weeks or are getting worse, then you must go to see your doctor ASAP. I don't know what you meant by loose joints on hips and arms however ...Read more

Muscle (Definition)

It is a body tissue that has the ability to contract. It shortens and generates force. It relaxes and returns to its original length. Muscles move joints, stabilize the body, move air and food through the organs, act as valves for bladder, bowel and other organs. They control movement of the eyes. They help us express ourselves by changing the shape of our ...Read more


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Waiting for bone scan. Bone/muscle pain severely worsening. Night pain, severe cracking upon waking. Headaches. What could it be? Can't wait for scan.

Waiting for bone scan. Bone/muscle pain severely worsening. Night pain, severe cracking upon waking. Headaches. What could it be? Can't wait for scan.

Need scan results: Probably will have to wait to see if bone scan detects any areas of abnormal uptake. Bone scans are sensitive but not specific. If area of abnormality detected usually have to resort to other more anatomic imaging such as mr or ct to better define the problem. Bone scan looks for areas of increased bone metabolism which can be related to trauma, arthritis, infection and sometimes tumor. ...Read more

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Twitches, joint cracking popping and muscle pain for the past couple days, what could be wrong with me?

Twitches, joint cracking popping and muscle pain for the past couple days, what could be wrong with me?

Not specific: These symptoms have many causes that range from mild problems which you can ignore to severe diseases. Please add more details or see your doctor for advice. ...Read more

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Can a B6 deficiency cause joint and muscle pain?

Can a B6 deficiency cause joint and muscle pain?

B6: Certainly possible, but not common. Fatigue, a frequent symptom of many disorders, is a symptom of b6 deficiency. Other signs include cheilosis (sores or cracks at the corners of the mouth), glossitis (swollen red tongue) and stomatitis (inflammation of the mouth, oral ulcers). Also depression, cognitive dysfunction, and anemia are signs. ...Read more

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What can someone with esrd do about the severe joint and muscle pain?

What can someone with esrd do about the severe joint and muscle pain?

Depends on why: Joint pains inrenal failure may b due to hydroxyapetite disease, hyperparathyroidism, pseudogout, hypocalcemia or even gout. Chemistries must be carefully checked and xrays will help. ...Read more

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I seem to be experiencing slight joint and muscle pain after starting zoloft (sertraline). Should this pass after a week or so?

I seem to be experiencing slight joint and muscle pain after starting zoloft (sertraline). Should this pass after a week or so?

A few weeks: Sorry to hear you have harsh side effects, but more often than not these initial side effects are to be expected and happen during the first couple of weeks of treatment. Side effects are common, but don't give up without trying. Ask your doctor for more information. ...Read more

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What can be used to control the joint and muscle pain caused by lacrosee viral encepholitis? I was diagnosed several months back but still suffer.

What can be used to control the joint and muscle pain caused by lacrosee viral encepholitis? I was diagnosed several months back but still suffer.

Viral encephalitis: La crosse is a bunyavirus of the california group, family bunyaviridae, and an agent of bunyavirus encephalitis. Recovery is usually complete and residual effects rare. It is impossible for me to know whether your musculoskeletal symptoms are secondary to that or you had some other concomitant problem. See a rheumatologist or an infectious diseases expert. ...Read more

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What can cause joint and muscle pain in feet?

What can cause joint and muscle pain in feet?

Possibilities: Not enough support from shoes, arthhritities as well as several opther conditions. See podiatrist. ...Read more

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Joint and muscle pain a week after bugbite. What do I do?

Joint and muscle pain a week after bugbite. What do I do?

See physician ASAP: See your physician quickly... If it was a tick, then you may need antibiotics to help prevent lyme's disease... ...Read more

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How can you tell the difference between joint and muscle pain?

Location: Simple joint and muscle pain location are restricted to their own structures. And tenderness is as well. Push on a joint and joint pain will hurt. Complex pains are more difficult because a painful joint can cause tightness and pain in the adjacent muscles, and stiff painful muscles can lead to joint pain. In that case, both will be painful and sore, with the primary source usually more painful, . ...Read more

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What causes poor sleep and joint and muscle pain?

What causes poor sleep and joint and muscle pain?

Poor sleep: You really need to see your doctor so they can ask more questions, your symptoms are too vague to narrow down the causes to some usable direction. Or could infectious, metabolic, nutritional, stress, toxin exposure, etc. ...Read more

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How effective is electro-shockwave therapy in relieving joint and muscle pain?

How effective is electro-shockwave therapy in relieving joint and muscle pain?

About 80%: This can be a very effective method of treatment especially for plantar fasciitis and posterior heel pain. I have about 80% positive results with it. However, sometimes the results take 3 months. ...Read more

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What are the causes of joint and muscle pain in the legs?

What are the causes of joint and muscle pain in the legs?

A variety of things: Osteoarthritis, myositiis, nerve damage, inflammatory arthritis, etc make up a number of things that can affect the joints. ...Read more

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What causes joint and muscle pain in the legs when trekking?

Many causes: The most common cause is building up a oxygen debt, producing lactic acidosis and subsequent muscle cramps. Other cause could be overuse syndrome causes diffuse local muscle pain. ...Read more

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Please tell me what causes joint and muscle pain in the legs?

See details: The list of possible causes is a long one. Pain can be from local issues such arthritis, tendinitis or bursitis. It can be referred from other areas especially the lower back. It is rarely related to circulatory disorders. ...Read more

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Can you give me some ideas to deal with joint and muscle pain fatigue?

Exam and labs: Good physical exam to check if it is joint or muscle. Labs including cpk, sed rate, calcium, as well as check on sleep disorder in detail. Long list of possibilities, including arthritis, fibromyalgia, sleep disorder. ...Read more

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Can chronic joint and muscle pain be a symptom if multiple sclerosis along with weakness?

Pain not unique: At least 90% of MS patients have significant issues with pain, but am not convinced that you have MS at all. See your doctor and uncover why you are suffering your symptoms, and get a diagnostic confirmation. ...Read more

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Is the severe joint and muscle pain a side effect of isotretenoin? And if so is that reversible after stopping the drug? And does acutane trigger lupus

Is the severe joint and muscle pain a side effect of isotretenoin? And if so is that reversible after stopping the drug? And does acutane trigger lupus

How about looking up: Yourself, e.g. http://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/Isotretinoin, http://www. Rxlist. Com/accutane-drug. Htm (rxlist. Com publishes PIs of Rx agents after patent has expired & company which pioneered the agent no long publishes PI online.) along with: https://scholar. Google. Com to look up "isotretinoin & systemic lupus erythematosus". Consider limiting the scholar. Google. Com results to recent date range. ...Read more

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Are there diseases that would cause joint and muscle pain as well as excessive sleepiness?

Are there diseases that would cause joint and muscle pain as well as excessive sleepiness?

Yes: Several different rheumatological disorders are characterized by pain and fatigue on a chronic basis.
Sometimes acute viral syndromes can cause these symptoms for a short time. ...Read more

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How to relieve pain from joint and muscle pain?

Multiple treatments: It depends what is causing joint and/or muscle pain. If overuse synbdrome, then rest for one-two weeks, ice therapy for first 1-2 days of injury, other heat applied to muscles as well as nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents. Lose dose antidepressants, and muscle relaxants, for example, like flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl). Works well for fibromyalgia, muscle strains. For arthritis, add chondroitin sulfate, glucosamin. ...Read more

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Been having joint and muscle pain for over 2 years. Ana test came back positive, titer 1.8, pattern was positive. Lupus?

Could be: Lab work and your symptoms suggest an inflammatory disorder, however, without the expertise of a rheumatologist, a definitive diagnosis can't be made. You may need other blood work, x-rays and absolutely need a thorough physical exam. ...Read more

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Iam a 40 year old male wth certain joint and muscle pain prblm Esp neck, shoulder, back and knees. Pains get worse when season changes plz suggest med.

Iam a 40 year old male wth certain joint and muscle pain prblm Esp neck, shoulder, back and knees. Pains get worse when season changes plz suggest med.

POSSIBLE arthritis: Or fibromyaglia and there are different kinds of arthritis. Please visit your doctor for a proper diagnosis. Once you know what you are dealing with, there are natural and/or drug treatments to help, . Peace and good health. ...Read more

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I have been taking a statin drug x 2 months. Started having severe joint and muscle pain especially in knees and hip. Should I discontinue use? It is interfering with daily worouts and normal activities.

I have been taking a statin drug x 2 months. Started having severe joint and muscle pain especially in knees and hip. Should I discontinue use? It is interfering with daily worouts and normal activities.

Contact your doc: You should contact your physician. Statins can cause muscle pain and weakness, however sometimes changing medication or lowering the dose can still allow you to get the cholesterol lowering benefit of the medication while avoiding the side effects. Your physician will also discuss other possibilities for your pain to ensure it is indeed the medication and not another cause, such as your workouts. ...Read more

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Can chronic salmonella typhoid cause migratory joint pain? I never had acute illness. Joint and muscle pain comes and goes and is migratory.

Migratory joint pain: Studies show that a migratory polyarthritis has a panoply of causes. A careful history and physical exam are indicated promptly. Typhoid fever could cause a reactive arthritis but several questions need to be asked over a series of visits and lab tests to determine your diagnosis. Several etiologies including vascular, infectious, inflammatory, autoimmune, metabolic, idiopathic, neoplastic, etc. ...Read more

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I often feel tired and lethargic since 15 yrs ago, after a strong flu. I am now 150 kg. I constantly suffer from joint and muscle pain. Pls advice.

I often feel tired and lethargic since 15 yrs ago, after a strong flu. I am now 150 kg. I constantly suffer from joint and muscle pain. Pls advice.

Get a check up: Fatigue is a very non-specific symptom. See you pcp for a general check up and screening labs. You could have anything from hypothyroidism to fibromyalgia/depression. Start losing weight by a lower calorie diet and try to walk for thirty minutes daily. ...Read more

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Having a fibro flare with joint and muscle pain. Now having numbness and tingling all over body and face. ER said it was from the fibro not neuro.?

Having a fibro flare with joint and muscle pain. Now having numbness and tingling all over body and face. ER said it was from the fibro not neuro.?

I believe that: From your brief description of the problem I'd believe that your it's NOT NEUROLOGICAL as well & more musculoskeletal with joint & muscle pain. I can't say whether or not it's a fibromyalgic flare unless you tell me that you are clearly diagnosed previously as having FIBROMYALGIA. If you'd like to consult me 1-1 please write to me for an appointment: www. Healthtap. Com/drsaghafi Key Code: PDXFNR ...Read more

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I suffer from joint and muscle pain specially in the morning. But rf, uric acid, ana, anti-ccp are -ve, ESR : 35 1st hour, what could that be?

Poor sleep, inactive: Could be due to poor sleep, do you get a sound 8 hrs per night?
Could be due to inactivity, a stretching and exercise routine may help you feel better. ...Read more

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Can axiety and depression cause joint and muscle pain.? Had bloodwork done from a to z all negative. Saw 3 rheumatologist all said anxiety n depressio

Can axiety and depression cause joint and muscle pain.? Had bloodwork done from a to z all negative. Saw 3 rheumatologist all said anxiety n depressio

Yes Consult Psychiat: Yes anxiety and depression cause joint and muscle pain.Consult a psychiatrist for confirmation of the diagnosis and proper treatment if that is the case. ...Read more

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UCTD. MTX, celebrex, (celecoxib) plaquenil, and prednisone. After weening off prednisone I feel terrible joint and muscle pain. Any adjustments recommend to meds?

Tell your doctor.: You may be tapering the prednisone too quickly. Call your doctor today because you shouldn't be this miserable. Also something else could be causing your pain. ...Read more

Bone (Definition)

Bone is a living growing tissue made mostly of collagen (protein that provides soft framework) & the mineral calcium phosphate that adds strength & hardens the framework. Two types of bone are found in the body; cortical (dense compact outer layer) & trabecular (makes up inner layer, ...Read more


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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