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Ortho thinks I have inflammatory atrhritis what type would involve both elbow both wrists knees shoulders and right index finger?

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Dr. David Bailie
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Rheumatoid

Rheumatoid is most common but there are others- see a rheumatologist who can get specific blood tests to figure it out

In brief: Rheumatoid

Rheumatoid is most common but there are others- see a rheumatologist who can get specific blood tests to figure it out
Dr. David Bailie
Dr. David Bailie
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Dr. Kenneth Smith
Internal Medicine

In brief: Arthritis

Many kinds some jussilentle wear and tear. Or degenerative.
There are multiple arthritis condition which are sero positive arthritis. Lupus, rhematoid arthritis, these conditions require blood work to make the diagnosis. They are also quite treatable. If ignored they can be cripling conditions and some could be life threatening with out appropriate treament. See your physician/ rheumatologist.

In brief: Arthritis

Many kinds some jussilentle wear and tear. Or degenerative.
There are multiple arthritis condition which are sero positive arthritis. Lupus, rhematoid arthritis, these conditions require blood work to make the diagnosis. They are also quite treatable. If ignored they can be cripling conditions and some could be life threatening with out appropriate treament. See your physician/ rheumatologist.
Dr. Kenneth Smith
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