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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
I'm 22 and experiencing slowly increasing joint pain. Originally just the knees; now hands, wrists, elbows, shoulders, etc. Worst @ night & morning.
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?
Sever joint pain, knees back wrists elbows n hands both sides w/severe muscle weakness n numbness from shoulders to finger n in toes. Ck is 335 ra-?
What can cause short term joint pain in randome joints ?Ex.My wrist started hurting out of the blue. 2days ago it was my elbow on the other arm.
I asked questions before my symptoms are bad headaches, joint pain knees elbows wrist. Knee popping joint pain is mild?
See details: Your symptoms are not specific so there are numerous pissible causes. See a rheumatologist. ...Read more
See a doctor: At age 20 this may be nothing or, if long lived - greater than 4 weeks- may indicate the start of arthritis. Other considerations have to include whether there is swelling. Morning stiffness redness in the joint etc. It is best to be seen and evaluated medically. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have cervical kyphosis and over the past few days i've developed multiple joint pain in my left shoulder elbow and wrist. Are the 2 connected?
Musculoskeletal: Systemic conditions affecting the musculoskeletal system come to mind. Rheumatoid arthritis affects multiple joints, including spinal facet joints, shoulder and elbow/wrist/hand. Connective tissue laxity in ehlers danlos may be the contributing factor for these as well, your orthopedic provider may be a good resource for this. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer