Severe joint pain in hands for 6 weeks. Losing strength in my left hand with pain now radiating up my arm. Left handed and having trouble writing?

Joint pains. Will need to know more details but you should be checked by your doctor because this could be caused by any number of things including autoimmune issues, tendinitis, arthritis, past trauma, overuse, etc.

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Should I be worried about joint pain in hands plus swelling and sweating?

Have it evaluated. Your pain could be as a result of many different things. A thorough history and physical exam and possibly some laboratory and radiology exams are needed to determine the exact cause. Causes of pain may include: trauma (fracture, tendon or ligamentous tear, arthritis), infection, metabolic conditions (gout), musculoskeletal or biomechanical abnormalities. Read more...

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See details. It is impossible to give a specific answer based on the information you provided. However, the anemia and elevated sed rate suggest an inflammatory process. I urge you to seek consultation with a rheumatologist if you have not done so already. Read more...
Inflammation. Elevated ESR is a nonspecific indicator of inflammation. You are anemic, have multiple joint pains. Just because RA is negative does not mean you do not have some other type of arthritis or possible infection. You need to follow up with your doctor for further testing. Read more...
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