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My mom (she's 47, menopause) sometimes has joint pain in ankles, joints of upper portion of legs. Pain increases sometime after morning walk and after?

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Osteoarthritis

The most noticeable symptom of oa is a feeling of pain in or around the joint.
Other symptoms include:tenderness and stiffness in the joint loss of flexibility or range of motion grating sensation or sound in the joint, also known as crepitus.

In brief: Osteoarthritis

The most noticeable symptom of oa is a feeling of pain in or around the joint.
Other symptoms include:tenderness and stiffness in the joint loss of flexibility or range of motion grating sensation or sound in the joint, also known as crepitus.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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Dr. Thomas Namey
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Seems to have...

Arthritis, either degenerative or inflammatory.
Hurting after activity can \suggest DJD or a mixture. You have left out something important: is she overweight? Have her see her pcp for an inital evaluation!

In brief: Seems to have...

Arthritis, either degenerative or inflammatory.
Hurting after activity can \suggest DJD or a mixture. You have left out something important: is she overweight? Have her see her pcp for an inital evaluation!
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