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What Are Remedies For Arthritis And Swelling In Knee For A Hemophiliac
R/o hemarthrosis: On a well known hemophiliac any abnormal joint may have blood ( hemarthrosis) in it so the treatment is to replace the coagulation factor that is deficient (viii or ix or a substitute for this ( the hematologist should be asked). If there is no suspicion for blood then antiinflamatories that has no similar effect to Aspirin ( Acetaminophen c/s Codeine )or topical medications ( capsaicin) are safe. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more
Ice, rest, factors: For a hemophiliac, bleeding into the joints are the usual causes of swelling and subsequent arthritis. So, the first thing should always be to rest, ice and to check the factor levels to make sure that the swelling is not due to bleeding into the joint. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is Prednisone 10 mg good for knee swelling. my sports med dr gave me it today.he said i have arthritis on knee. any treatment for that. nsaid allergy?
Yes: Besides resting your joint and the rest of the instructions your doctor gave you, wish you well ...Read more
I have osteio arthritis in b/knees with degenerative changes w/swelling below knees. What can I take or use to help pain? Ty
Varies: NSAIDs, Tylenol based products, and nutritional supplements with chondroitan and keratin sulfate are the typical oral things used to varying degrees of success. Visco supplementation involves the injection of a lubricant into the knee which can sometimes give good relief for months at a time. I would not hesitate to discuss with orthopedic surgeon or rheumatologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See details: You should see a rheumatologist or orthopedist and get it diagnosed and treated. ...Read more
I have 2 meniscus tears and severe arthritis in knee. Lots of swelling too. Dr started inj again. Dr said scoping might help but won't replace knee?
My knee was sprang in 2006. Arthritis runs on my dad side of the family. I've had lots o problems with swelling an pain. Could I have arthritis?
Sore joint=arthritis: by the definition of the term arthritis, anyone wiht a joint problem has it. Many causes of joint problems trauma/wear and tear tends to be here and there. overall inflammation (rheumatoid, lupus, etc) is all over. Bad/fragile joints would be a (RARE) genetic condition of rapid wear and tear of joints. ...Read more
Could early arthritis cause pain in the middle of my left knee when i kneel it.I have no other symptoms such as swelling, hot sensation or stiffness?
Chondromalacia: Early arthritis could cause pain with kneeling, especially if the cartilage on the undersurface of the kneecap (patella) is damaged. This is called chondromalacia. Some people call this early arthritis but it does not necessarily progress to arthritis (which is the total erosion of the cartilage). X-rays and MRI can help make a diagnosis so the appropriate treatment can be prescribed. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Huge pain in left sholder , then swelling in the left knee , RA factor +ve, does.That confirm rheumatoid arthritis? If so, how should I go about it ?
No. but trouble: You have migratory polyarthritis, of which rhematoid arthritis is one of the major players. Ou should cojsult with a rheumatologist, a specialist in these disorders. These arthritides are destructive; ie, they destroy the joint tissue is untreated. But we have good medications for them now. So save our joints, get a clear diagnosis and appropriate treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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