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What is the treatment for inflamed joints?

What is the treatment for inflamed joints?

See your primary doc: That depends on what disease is causing the inflamed joints. You need to see your primary care doctor to start working you up for what disease (of many possibilities) is causing it. ...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


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What is the treatment of scellosis in si joint?

What is the treatment of scellosis in si joint?

Depends: If it is due to a rheumatological condition such as ankylosing spondylitis the treatment is a dmard medicine, which can be life changing. If it is a chiropractic/massage therapist/physical therapist "diagnosis" then usually manual medicine/pt will fix it. If it doesn't then consider a form of lumbar spine referred sciatica. If' it's post-traumatic oa or geriatric oa, then si fusion is a new tx. ...Read more

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Why do my joints hurt when it's cold? Any treatment?

Why do my joints hurt when it's cold? Any treatment?

Normal: It's normal for people to have joint pains in the cold. It's usually temporary and with continued activity the pain goes away. It's due to spasms of the vessels on the cartilage surface. Regular exercise, stretching will both help this out. ...Read more

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What's the treatment for minimal narrowing of the first and second carpometacarpal joints?

Depends.: If you have symptoms in those joints then maybe a pain reliever is in your futre. My suspicion is that this was an incidental finding and really means nothing. ...Read more

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I have bi-lateral pars defects and am getting pain in my right si joint. The pain is worse when standing. None of my treatment / medication has helped?

I have bi-lateral pars defects and am getting pain in my right si joint. The pain is worse when standing. None of my treatment / medication has helped?

Varies: There are progressively more involved treatments that get more ipowerful, but also more involved based upon how much trouble you are having. The conservative things are living with it, activity modification, therapy, chiropractic, or medications; the more aggressive options are either injections or surgery if it is particularly bad. Don't hesitate to discuss with your doctor. ...Read more

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Chikenguniya (joint pain) treatment, any suggestions?

Chikenguniya (joint pain) treatment, any suggestions?

Chikungunya: treatment is largely symptomatic in nature. There is no vaccine to prevent it & no specific treatment for it. Rest, hydration and Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications are recommended. Skin discoloration may occur which can be treated w/ topical corticosteroids (use sunscreen). For itching (urticaria) an antihistamine may help. Topical antibiotics may be used on ulcers. Oral corticosteroids ...Read more

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How can I get treatment for pain in my joints?

See a doctor: Many conditions can cause pain in the joints. If it is persistent, then seek medical attention. Your primary care doc is a good place to start and they can direct you to a specialist if necessary. ...Read more

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How can I get treatment for joint pain?

How can I get treatment for joint pain?

Visit the doctor: You can try your internist first, who then will evaluate you and see if it is something they can handle or send you to an orthopedist or rheumatologist depending on their assessment. ...Read more

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