... nd rheumy dr I only saw a few months said I had very weak knees just by looking at them. I should have started therapy THEN! He also said I didn't have RA. ... (8 replies)
... The pain is usually symmetrical, i.e. both wrists or knees hurt at the same time. ... (14 replies)
... eous the only specific antibody abnormality was low C4 and positive but not high RA and a low positivity in Microsomal AB. So I have significant ANA titer but no red flag ANA's really. ... (2 replies)
... Sore, swollen, hot, red, knees and a few finger joints. They pop and click, my knees especially when I walk or bend them. It often feels like there's a bubble inside my knee or there's some grinding going on. ... (0 replies)
... se my wierd bleeds. as i took an aspirin one night went to bed and woke up with blood all over the sheets. and aspirin thins the blood. If you get blothcy patchy red knees this is often a sign of it. Perhaps you could ask your rheumie what he thinks about this. ... (2 replies)
... hi, i'm a newbie but not at these symptoms. Recently discovered about SLE, my ana titre was 320.
i'm interested if anyone else gets big redness on their legs, especially around knees, after a shower?
And also anyone who experiences red burning at their knees, elbows and upper chest(top of rib cage area)?
These are my defining symptoms at the moment, ova the years my sle... (5 replies)
... go and I felt great during my pregnancy. I was even able to exercise and lose 15lbs just exercising and eating well. Since I had her my symptoms have come back. Red face at night, low grade fever, tired, hair falling out, muscle spasms, joint pain that moves around, sores in my mouth, sudden onset of platelet dysfunction. ... (1 replies)
... So I have read your post and it sounds so much like me. I to have Crohns but I have almost every Lupus symptom and have had a positive ana. The rhemotologist seems to blame my Crohns rather than looking into lupus. Lupus and Crohns are known to be linked. Pepole who have lupus usually may develop crohns, colitis or IBs. I feel very discouraged because I have been passed around... (12 replies)
... and mouth area, yesterday I noticed this rash got worse in the light outside ....his fingers looked really weird lately too specifially one like really dry and red around the cuticles , he keeps biting it , says it hurts there.... ... (7 replies)
... that on my second visit. I have since had another positive but not sure of the numbers. She prescribed 40,000 UI for the Vitamin D deficiency and told me to eat red meat 2x a week. My vitamin D is now at 27 so it is rising slowly. ... (5 replies)
... years ago i developed a rash on my face on the bridge of my nose, forehead, my chest and hands over the joints. It then spread to my knees and elbows. The rash is photosensitive. ... (2 replies)
... have a traveling pain with redness and swelling that moves from joint to joint. Mostly fingers, toes knees ect. Then I started getting rashes a few hours after sun exposure, nothing major just a mild rash that would go away in about a day. ... (10 replies)
... This is going to be pretty long and i apologize but I would love some advice.
I have had crohns colitis for 8 years and I wish I knew what I know now back then, so I was hoping someone who has dealt with lupus could help. Particularly people with crohns and lupus or multiple autoimmune diseases.
The past year I've been having strange symptoms, such as stomach pain... (12 replies)
... fingers, knees with no obvious swelling. I started to comfort eat as I felt very depressed as I was in pain. I gained 4 stone and made the mobility worse. ... (2 replies)
... When I don't my knees, ankles and hands swell up like red puffy balloons. ... (7 replies)
... jointed' but these days, I feel sooo stiff, especially in knees and fingers. ... (2 replies)
... now I can hardly function from late afternoon through bedtime. My finger, and knees are somewhat swollen and are stffl upon wakening, and then again at night. ... (5 replies)
... SCLE psoriasiform, aka SCLE papulosquamous. Lesions are red elevated areas of skin with distinct margins. Resembles psoriasis. ... (0 replies)
... nausea, rash over nose and cheeks, random red spots on skin that come and go, random rashes that come and go, on and off low grade fevers, fingers and toes swell, twitching eyebrow, headaches, forgetfulness. ... (11 replies)
... rrible. My symptoms are extreme fatigue, takes a lot for me to get up in the morning. I have a rash on my arms that gets worse in the sun, it's a bunch of raised red dots, I'm also red in my face around my cheeks and nose, it even gets worse cleaning my chameleons cage with a UVB light, it looks like I have sunburn. ... (2 replies)