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What can cause hair loss and muscle ache and itchy skin and produce rash?

Many things. Those are very common and nonspecific symptoms. A viral infection can do it, as can various medications and certain medical conditions. A good evaluation, including blood testing, by a physician will narrow down the possibilities. Read more...

Could syphilis cause hair loss and muscle ache and itchy skin and produce rash?

Yes. Here's your best approach. Lab testing for syphilis is reliable; get tested and if you need to be treated, accept treatment, which is usually easy. If the hair loss, aches, and rash persist, get with a good dermatologist / rheumatologist and see whether you perhaps have discoid lupus, vasculitis syndromes, and/or one of the other "connective tissue diseases" also. Keep up you proactive approach. Read more...

My girlfriend has been sick for nine months. She complains of lumps on her head, tightness of her throat, difficulty breathing, stiff neck. Why?

Time for a visit. This spectrum of symptoms deserves a full history/physical & appropriate testing by someone who knows the patient. Try to schedule a workup within the next week with her doc so the evaluation can begin to track down the issues involved. Read more...