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What Type Of Physician Should I See For Hip Pain And Joint Aches
Musculoskeletal M.D: Any physician that is trained in musculoskeletal medicine. This can include an orthopedist or a physical medicine and rehabilitation specialist or a rheumatologist. Specifiaclly one that is trained in musculosksletal medicine and if possible fellowship trained.
Everything seemed to occur over a week's period. Pain in both feet, aching fingers on left hand, knee joint pain, on and odd hip pain, and now I have a pain in left kidney area. Had the runs this morning and feel generally out of it. Any theories what's ha
Lots of symptoms: Flu? Do you have any history of autoimmune disease such as lupus or any type of migratory arthropathy? Is there any history of gout? Have you been exposed to tick borne illnesses or a area endemic to tickborne illness is? Do you have any infections, rashes, skin lesions? Do you have weakness or numbness in any extremity?See 1 more doctor answer
Orthopedic surgeon: I assume you have already seen your pcp. If not start there, otherwise an orthopedic surgeon.
Severe hip pain for week and a half. Feels like it could be a nerve or joint pain that radiates from my hip/buttock/to upper right leg.
I have hip pain in both hips, feels like the joints, very tender, aching pain and painful to walk. No noticeable swelling/rash. Any suggestions?
Get checked: It is unusual to get pain in both hips in some one of your age if you over did it then it generally is on one side occasionally some inflammation of the joint or some other immunologic problems can cause pain in joints that are bilateral best to let your doctor to examine you and then decide which tests to order next I hopes this helps.See 1 more doctor answer
I've had swollen hard red lumps on my lower legs for a couple of weeks now & severly aching joints (hips, knees & ankles) my ankles are now swollen an?
Lumps aching joints: F of unknown age or location or medical Hx notes: I've had swollen hard red lumps on my lower legs for a couple of weeks now & severly aching joints (hips, knees & ankles) my ankles are now swollen an? ANS: Many things can do. Do u live with ticks carrying Lyme disease? Are you in age range/location for acute rheumatic fever? Always provide at least this information. See local Dr now.
Finger joint swelling/redness, fever, fatigue, back shoulder hip pain/stiff and muscle aches. ANA pos, RF neg, other tests normal. Possibilities?
Several things: In young women finger swelling, fever, stiffness, muscle aches, other joint pain can be the onset of lupus, Rheumatoid arthritis (RA test does not have to be positive). Other less common connective tissue diseases and even some infections can do this. A Rheumatologist should be able to work this out. Not all tests are positive early.
Rare: Infection in a non-replaced joint is extremely rare in adults. It is not indicated.See 1 more doctor answer
I am experiencing hip pain, difficulty walking and knee pain. The following also describe me: Joint stiffness, low WBC, 1.7 neutrophil count and high NRBC automated count 0.3 /100 WBC. I have MGUS, the doctor is not concerned.
Joint pain: You must get tests run to rule out rheumatoid arthritis
Abnormal ANA results, doctor did a rheumatoid factor test and it came back borderline (14) I have very very dry eyes and a constant fluctuating fever of 37.7-38.7nearly every day and night, swollen hands aching joints&numbness in hands arms legs&feet?
Arthritis: What is the question. Complex history. Please discuss with your Dr. Then come back to us with a question we can answer.
Pain in hip joint right leg, also aching in lower right leg for a week. I am 60, have diabetes. Lower leg aching in front, to outside of shin bone.?
Sciatica?: You may be suffering from sciatica, that is, leg pain from a lumbar spine problem. Other diagnostic possibilities include diabetic neuropathy (amyotrophy), or vascular problems. If these symptoms persist or are associated with fever, weight loss, or other symptoms, you should consult with your physician.See 2 more doctor answers
I hav rt hip joint pain wd lower back ache n left knee difficilty in bent n daily activity suspect to pregnancy NT confirmd yet didn use any anakgesic?
Well, well: You didn't say why you think you're pregnant or if your back ache came on with your last menstrual cycle. If your period is late, take a home pregnancy test. If you have risk for ectopic pregnancy get an evaluation immediately at the emergency room. However, more commonly, back ache and knee pain can be a disc problem for which you would see a musculo-skeletal doctor or chiropractor.
My 4 year old has complained of hip pain for over a year. Her pediatrician dismisses it. Should we see a pediatric orthopaedic doctor instead?
Talk to pediatrician: I would go back to the pediatrician and in a nice way try to explain that this is very concerning to you and would like to get an orthopedic opinion for piece of mind. Multiple visits for this problem at the pediatrician's office will surely make the pediatrician think this does need a referralSee 2 more doctor answers
If it persists: If it persists or worsens over time, it's time to visit your doctor.See 1 more doctor answer
Tired and hip pain: Answer is yes. You should see your doctor who will do the examination and order some tests if indicated. Blood test and imaging only if indicated or a trial of meds. See your doctor.
If better, optional: If getting worse, then yesGet a more detailed answer ›
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