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I am experiencing painful swollen joints (better by: nsaids (ibuprofen, naproxen, etc.), immobilizing joint in a splint, compressive wrap or dressing, cool or icy compresses, rest) (quality: dull or aching sensation, throbbing sensation, wakes you from s

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

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You need to see a rheumaologist as soon as possible.
There are numerous causes for an inflammatory arthritis and rheumatoid arthritis is a common cause. Delaying effective therapy can lead to major joint damage. NSAIDs such as naproxen will not prevent this damage.

In brief: See details

You need to see a rheumaologist as soon as possible.
There are numerous causes for an inflammatory arthritis and rheumatoid arthritis is a common cause. Delaying effective therapy can lead to major joint damage. NSAIDs such as naproxen will not prevent this damage.
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