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What Type Of Dr To See For Joint Pain Swelling In Hands Wrist Elbow
I am 45, since last year i notice lost joint pain ankles, wrist, hands, elbow, knees i can't kneeling anymore it hurt, and this year i notice swelling hands?
Multiple Joints: Typically with multiple joint involvement we have our patients start with a rheumatologist to check if there is systemic arthritic involvement. Your primary care doc could start the evaluation with 10 days on 4 days off various anti-inflammatory medications to see if they can find one of the 9 categories to work well at controlling your symptoms. Dr rich blake. ...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
My 21 year old son is having muscle and joint pain in areas such as ankles, wrists, elbows, shoulder blades, back, legs, and some swelling in ankles.?
Inflammation!: To have pain in so many places means an inflammatory process must be excluded. He needs someone with rheumatology expertise to diagnose and treat the problem. If inflammation is present, he will need more than aleve-like nsaids. My bet: psoriatic arthritis with ankle involvement! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What percentage of seropositive RA patients with anti-cpp of >250 accompanied by pain/swelling in hands, wrists, tmj, elbows, achilles' tendon with ESR and CRP wnl? Do you alter the treatment ?
Cannot determine: Every patient is different, and the only person who could answer this effectively would be the rheumatologist treating you. If they will not answer the question or you are not satisfied, suggest finding a second opinion. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Please help! what is the cause of foot, hand swelling and joint pain if all arthritis is ruled out?
? fluid overload: Check if fluid overload multiple reasons. ...Read more
5 mos of fatigue/joint pain, swelling of hands, wrists; is it possible to have lupus with a (-) ANA , (+) ds dna, (+) sed rate?
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For the past month i've had joint pain on my right elbow.There has been some swelling and the skin is whitended around the pain.Ican't have aspirin. ?
Elbow pain: The good news is is that there is no redness. That said, it should be carefully examined with range of motion observed, location of maximal tenderness and imaging should be obtained. ...Read more
62 yo male, joint pain in fingers, toes, inside of elbows over 1 week; no swelling, rash; have cough, no fever. Cbc, ESR normal. What could this be?
Might be : Might be the early symptoms of artheritis or just viral artheritis, take Motrin 600 mg twice a day with food for 7 days in the mean while make appointment with rhematologist, take turmeric 1 tsf twice a day there are lot of natural remedies. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Hand swelling is also known as Swollen hands. What you injured depends on where you stabbed your finger. Regardless, you should apply pressure to the finger to stop the bleeding, but avoid strangulating the finger. Best to seek immediate medical attention to determine ...Read more
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