Pain throughout spine and neck, tingling and numbness in hands and feet, twitching and cramps and joint pain. Doctors say it's nothing. Second opinion?
Ankylosing . Spondylosis should be ruled out.
Usually nothing. . You need answer if you have history taking narcotics or marijuana or not. If you drink alcohol. If you have mood disturbance, etc. You can try nice warm shower or bath or put heating pad over your neck and back to see if it is helpful. Heating treatment might induce your endorphine discharge and relief you pain.
Donated Blood. Positive hla b27 result. PCP. Retested negative result. Constant joint pain hands feet neck wrists. Numbness and weakness in hand?
Impossible. HLA. B-27 is a genetic test. One testing center is wrong. This test does not change over time. This test is positive in several diseases including ankylosing spondylitis, psoriatic arthritis, reactive arthritis , enteropathic arthritis. The symptoms you describe can be due to a pinched nerve in the back, arthritis disease, carpal tunnel syndrome, among others. You will need to see your doc . Read more...
Does not make sense. See a rheumatologist and have the issue evaluated. The HLA-B27 is either always positive or always negative. It is never both. It is a gene. Read more...