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... I am a 25 year old female with a swollen sternoclavicular joint. It looks like a golf ball and my clavicle is protruding too. ... (16 replies)
... hope all is well with you..know the pain that you are dealing with when it comes to the sternoclavicular joint... ... (16 replies)
... I have a painful sternoclavicular joint which is swollen and sore when i touch it what is sapho what dose it mean i was going to look it up but counldnt find anything at all. ... (16 replies)

... how about you guys do you have other swollen joints that you can see? ... (1 replies)
... SCJ is unusual joint to become infected. It is only seen with HIV, drug users and TB infection. ... (16 replies)
... hi ali, thanks for reading my post. i went for the bone scan today and it turns out i have a massive infection in my joint. it probably means 6 weeks of i.v. antibiotics but i have to wait over the weekend for more tests. thanks for your concern and i will keep the board posted. :wave: (16 replies)
... I also had swollen left SCJ two years ago. It was the start of an emotional roller coaster ride for me. ... (16 replies)
... hello kathy, i have been having severe problems for about six months without any luck in doctors discovering what the problems could be, i have had blood tests and x-rays but nothing showed up.i h ave recently seen a SPECIALIST who was a bit unsure but has come to the conclution that it is probable Osteoathritis, i just accepted this without much debate but on... (1 replies)
... hey, i don't know too much about sapho syndrome, but try a google search and i'm sure you'll find something. Try to go to the doctor when u get a chance... at least to give u some answers. (16 replies)
... hey kathy, i am now 1 week post-op. turns out it was something called an aneurysmal bone cyst or a benign tumor, which is very rare in the clavicle. i was referred to an orthopaedic oncologist in nyc who removed it and had a bone graft from my pelvis to my clavicle. now i start my 3 month recovery. it was just great to finally have some answers. i really appreciate your... (16 replies)
... Hello Anne, How are you doing? I haven't been to the group for awhile and just read your replies. Hope all is well and look forward to hearing your update. Regards, Kathy N aka Bookchick49 (16 replies)
... hi all, just an update...the mri showed a 2x3x2 cyst. that's all i know. i will be seeing an orthopedic surgeon tomorrow. i would appreciate any replies. anne (16 replies)
... hi kathy, wow! what a story. it must have been so hard not knowing. i know how that feels. your story sounds similar to mine. i mentioned this to my doctor and he suggested an mri for tomorrow. hopefully we will find some answers then! thanks for sharing your story and i hope all is going well for u now. anne (16 replies)
... Good evening all. I signed in here at the request of a dear friend AliRah. He must have thought that I have some info worth sharing with you all. ;) Some of the symptoms and experiences that you have been sharing in this thread are very closely related to SAPHO Syndrome. You can do a google search on SAPHO to find out more. I'd like to share with you a bit of my... (16 replies)
... Hi Anne, Based on your blood work. You do not have infective osteomyelitis. CT\MRI will help in proper DX. All the best. Ali (16 replies)
... hi ali, my bone scan showed some bone erosion. esr was normal as was my wbc and ra factor and lyme disease and lupus. i am going for a second opinion. they want me on 6 weeks of antibiotics. i never had any trauma, other than my 9 month old throwing her head back and constantly hitting me in that area with her head. that is why this is so weird and i am vey confused.... (16 replies)
... Hi Anne, Try to get into one of the better teaching hospital that has a RA dept. Quote from emedicne: Osteomyelitis is an infection of bone and bone marrow and can be subdivided into acute, subacute, and chronic stages. Chronic osteomyelitis may appear as such at the initial presentation, as not all patients show progression through the 3 phases. Rarely, a sclerotic... (16 replies)
... hi stacey, now that you mention it, i do have back and neck pain. they tested me for lyme disease and it was neg. i live in ny. what types of tests did u have and what were your results, i.e. bone scan etc.? they gave me a preliminary diagnosis of osteomyelitis. i would really appreciate any info u could give me because you know, this is a very scary time. anne (16 replies)
... Hi! I read your posting. I have been sick for three years now which started with a golf ball protrusion in my clavicle. I became very sick where I couldn't move my entire body. I went to the ER and was admitted. I had several doctors look me over in the ER. They had no idea what was wrong. I was released and have been seeing a Rheumatologist ever since. I have been to many... (16 replies)

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