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62 yo male, joint pain in fingers, toes, inside of elbows over 1 week; no swelling, rash; have cough, no fever. Cbc, ESR normal. What could this be?

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Dr. Tracy Sinha
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: Might be

Might be the early symptoms of artheritis or just viral artheritis, take Motrin 600 mg twice a day with food for 7 days in the mean while make appointment with rhematologist, take turmeric 1 tsf twice a day there are lot of natural remedies.

In brief: Might be

Might be the early symptoms of artheritis or just viral artheritis, take Motrin 600 mg twice a day with food for 7 days in the mean while make appointment with rhematologist, take turmeric 1 tsf twice a day there are lot of natural remedies.
Dr. Tracy Sinha
Dr. Tracy Sinha
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Dr. Gary Sterba
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Anything or nothing

This kind of pains are frequent and might appear on and off.
Viral problems are associated with symptoms that last for almost six weeks . There is not much information , noir enough time has elapsed to define the reason for the pains.

In brief: Anything or nothing

This kind of pains are frequent and might appear on and off.
Viral problems are associated with symptoms that last for almost six weeks . There is not much information , noir enough time has elapsed to define the reason for the pains.
Dr. Gary Sterba
Dr. Gary Sterba
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Dr. Dwain Rickertsen
Family Medicine

In brief: Family practice

Have your dr consider running an ANA titer and RA factor to make sure you don't have an autoimmune disorder.

In brief: Family practice

Have your dr consider running an ANA titer and RA factor to make sure you don't have an autoimmune disorder.
Dr. Dwain Rickertsen
Dr. Dwain Rickertsen
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