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... Hi lm feeling rough too sick of the pain its like numbing but aggrivating at the same tim my fingers are so achy, my knees make me think lm walking through water :( lve had this awful pain today right through my ankle its like l cant move while it lasts im due back at my doctors l was dxgn with inflammation 5 yrs ago foolishly l have not been back :( im not fan of anythign... (3 replies)
Swollen Knuckles
Aug 15, 2002
... My question is, once my meds start kicking in and working on the inflammation in my body, will it also help reduce the inflammation in my knuckles? ... (10 replies)
Possible RA??
Apr 24, 2013
... it started with a inflammation in my right wrist tendon. i noticed the pain while playing badminton actually. it did not reduce for 3 or 4 days and so i visited my GP. ... (1 replies)

... Then in 2004, my left wrist lit up like a Christmas tree. An MRI in May of 2005 showed the synovial inflammation and the erosions in my wrist....BINGO. I had RA. ... (9 replies)
SED rate
Oct 29, 2011
... measures how fast the red blood cells settle in a tube of blood...erythrocyte sedimentation rate. It has traditionally been a measure of inflammation somewhere in the body but even stress can make it go up to 20 and even higher. ... (3 replies)
... Sorry I'm just getting back to you - today was a rough pain and fatigue day for me. I'm really not sure exactly what provokes the seizure-like episodes, but they are always preceded by an odd, tingling, burning sensation going through my entire body, shooting pain going from the back of my neck down my spine, all over pain, and sometimes fatigue. I have a history of... (9 replies)
... s up, I found out this was some marker that is associated with various autoimmune difficulties, specifically ankylosing spondylitis, that is most associated with inflammation and arthritis of the spine. Finally, I thought, maybe I would finally be close to a diagnosis! ... (9 replies)
... on erosive arthritis of the hands. It's basically arthritis similar to rheumatoid but no positive blood work, not even an elevated sed. rate. It goes up with any inflammation and even when the rheumatoid factor is negative, the sed. rate is up. Not with you. ... (6 replies)
... What finally tripped my doc over into knowing it was RA was doing an MRI on my wrist. OA is not common in the wrist but in RA, inflammation of the wrist and the hand joints is diagnostic. It affects the hand and finger knuckles but not the joints at the ends of the fingers...that's OA. ... (19 replies)
... HI Tammy. I wanted to do some research on the rheumatoid factor before I got back to you. It used to be that if the RF was positive, it was positive and that was that. But more recent methods of testing for it give a range where it is normal and only if it exceeds that range is it not normal and is diagnostic. You are in the normal range. Apparently, most people have some... (4 replies)
... will affect the outer most joints of the fingers but doesn't affect the hand knuckles as much and the base of the thumb and rarely the wrist. ... (3 replies)
... Steroid injections can ease inflammation. Finger splints, worn at night, can stave off joint deformity. Knuckles can be replaced with implants, though you may lose most if not all function in those joints. ... (3 replies)
... Jenny, the more i'm here the more i find anything is possibly. I am getting sick of dr,s but it's getting better. The only thing i got made about is that my dr, told me that she wouldnt refer me to another Neurologis because she said theres noithing another one is going to tell me that the one i already saw didn't wich was nothing. I actually only got into a rheumy before... (9 replies)
... Jenny, the more i'm here the more i find anything is possibly. I am getting sick of dr,s but it's getting better. The only thing i got made about is that my dr, told me that she wouldnt refer me to another Neurologis because she said theres noithing another one is going to tell me that the one i already saw didn't wich was nothing. I actually only got into a rheumy before... (9 replies)
... But here's the weird part. My brain showed changes before my joints did. I developed inflammation of the connective tissue in my brain due to vasculitis in the smallest blood vessels of my brain. ... (9 replies)
... ks I have a rheumatoid disease. I'm not sure if he's thinking RA or not, but my physical therapist did say that my hip joint probelms and leg weakness are due to inflammation of the hip joint, and when I think "joint inflammation" I think RA. ... (5 replies)
... Hi everyone, Has anyone with RA had early symptoms of joint pain in the wrists, hands and middle knuckles, hips, knees, ankles, toes, and the bottom of your feet without inflammation(red, hot and swollen)? Has the cold weather ever set off a flare for you and maybe even catching a cold around the same time? Thank you for any input you can provide! (22 replies)
Ms & Ra?
Jul 28, 2008
... RA often attacks the finger joints closest to the hand, knuckles and middle. It also tends to attack symmetrically. ... (4 replies)
... Hi, I'm a 20 year old female looking for some insight. When I was 13 I started having trouble with my left hand- weakness and joint pain. I was sent to a physical therapist who immobilized it- I guess thinking it was carpal tunnel or something. That never really worked. In the following years, my right hand started bothering too. By the time I graduated high school my... (1 replies)
... I still have problems flexing my fingers. My fingers get itchy I have small nodules on my knuckles size of pea. If I squeeze my knuckles they hurt like crazy so I dont do it now. ... (2 replies)


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