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... Hi Sharon....you sound like me for many years. All the pain but none of the results to guide you to treatment. ... (19 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. ... (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. ... (9 replies)

... ad arthritis for years. I started with osteo but added inflammatory about 5 years ago although I know it started long before that. I was diagnosed through an MRI of my wrist. My blood work has stayed normal except for the sed rate and CRP during flares. ... (9 replies)
... I also saw that back problems are not related to RA, but instead to OA. I assumed that was what I had until I went to my doctor for results of my hand xrays, and he looked at them and commented on how reddish and warm they were, and then I showed him the bony nodule thing on one of my knuckles. ... (5 replies)
... is not a condition of wear and tear. It is a disease in which your own immune system mistakenly attacks healthy tissue, causing inflammation that damages your joints. ... (13 replies)
... im not fan of anythign medical lol my doc told me if i developed swelling when pain starts l find it hard to move what ever joint is affected it locks sort of l had to go back and l think ive put off enough my knees swell that much 1 of them looks deformed!!!! ... (3 replies)
Swollen Knuckles
Aug 15, 2002
... It's starting to freak me out. Although it is subtle, I can see the difference. ... (10 replies)
... Actually, the low RBC and high WBC do mean something and are more significant than the positive RF. Both do happen with RA as does fatigue and low grade fevers. ... (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)
... 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. ... (9 replies)
... ups of joint pain, muscle aches and fatigue for many years. I would have elevated sed rates, but negative ANAs and no other specific antibodies. ... (9 replies)
... Did some checking on erosive arthritis of the hands. It's basically arthritis similar to rheumatoid but no positive blood work, not even an elevated sed. rate. ... (6 replies)
... HI Tammy. I wanted to do some research on the rheumatoid factor before I got back to you. ... (4 replies)
... Chances are this is just temporary and is from excessive use of the fingers and hands...called a repetative stress injury.....doing something a little too much. ... (3 replies)
Ms & Ra?
Jul 29, 2008
... It's a huge board, I "misplace" my posts all the time. ... (4 replies)
... 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 knees and hips were also hurting, and sometimes other joints as well. ... (1 replies)
Fibromyalgia or RA
Jan 24, 2007
... joint pain constantly, although very much worse in the morning. ANA positive when off art meds. ANA negative when on art meds. ... (2 replies)
... I was diagnosed three years ago with FMS with secondary Raynaud's. Over the years, my symptoms have changed. ... (2 replies)
... up. The odd thing is that the Arthritis only exists in my left knee. ... (1 replies)


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