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  • I have attacks where pain starts in head and moves down body until entire body inflamed? any ideas?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions July 6, 2015 05:39 PM

    I have been diagnosed with fibromyalgia and osteo arthritis and degenerative disk disease. I have these attacks where my entire head is in pain, then pain moves down body into neck then shoulders then arms then chest then back then legs. Pain is so horrible had to go to hosp for morphine i.v. ...

  • pain in right armpit

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions November 25, 2014 06:57 PM

    i have shoulder issue, bursitis/arthritis. orthopedic doc wants to do a shoulder replacement. 1 am 74,male, good health, but have put off operation above as other than being able to raise my right arm fully over my head & some slight discomfort, no problems until i noticed this pain in right armpit...

  • spondyloartropathies

    bracharya 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions July 22, 2013 10:28 AM

    Sir, I have been diagnosed as seronegetive spondylo artropathies,I submit the test report as of nowas given below. RA factor- Neg, CRP- Neg, Aslotitre- Neg, Uric acid 5.5 mg, ESR 4.5 mm TLC - 5700/cumm, RBC 4.64 x 10, RCV - 46.1% Nurophils- 66%, Lymphocytes - 28%, Monocytes - 02, ...

  • SAPHO syndrome discussion

    lismay 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions April 4, 2013 02:02 PM

    Hi. I am 49 years old and recently was formally diagnosed with SAPHO syndrome.It is an autoimmune condition that attacks my bones and joints. S= synovitis A=Acne P=Pustulosis H=hyperostosis O=OsteitisSome people have both their skin and bones affected. I am fortunate it is only in my joints and...

  • Chronic Severe Joint Pain

    forestry00 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions October 9, 2012 01:52 AM

    Hi, my boyfriend of seven years has an undiagnosed chronic joint pain condition. He is 25 years old. To start off with a little bit of history, he has had this as long as he can remember. When he was young, people just told him it was “growing pains”. I can’t go into too much detail about other...

  • Speechless in OK

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions October 8, 2011 10:17 PM

    I have three herniated discs in my neck, and arthritis throughout my spine. I have been diagnosed with severe degenerative disc disease. I am scheduled to have surgery on my neck in about two weeks, since I also have spinal stenosis. (Several pinched nerves). I really need to know if it's possible...

  • Always in pain and getting worse please help.

    nightsorchid 1 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions September 3, 2011 06:26 PM

    I already know I am a strange case with so many strange things going on with me. Anyway I have not been able to figure out what is causing me to have intense joint pains I have been tested for lupus, lyme, rhuemitoid arthritis and many other of the more common causes of similar pains. I had a...

  • Always in pain and getting worse please help.

    nightsorchid 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions September 3, 2011 06:08 PM

    I already know I am a strange case with so many strange things going on with me. Anyway I have not been able to figure out what is causing me to have intense joint pains I have been tested for lupus, lyme, rhuemitoid arthritis and many other of the more common causes of similar pains.I had a thread...

  • Can you help me understand why im getting shoulder pain.

    redfox45 2 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions July 2, 2011 11:05 PM

    Hello sorry for registering just to ask this one question on here but this seems like it could be solved quite easily if I have a better idea of what is causing it and why. I don't know anything about shoulders other than it's a ball and socket joint. For the past few days since getting a new chair...

  • Autoimmune reaction to Fifth Disease

    suzieq61 1 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions May 22, 2011 02:24 AM

    I developed severe joint pain in November out of the blue - never had a rash or any of the other symptoms of Fifth Disease. I finally got in to see a rheumatologist who told me that she thought I had Fifth and that it could take 6-8 months to go away. She put me on 600 mg. of ibuprofen 3x/day and...

  • Joint Pain

    KaylahSinae 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions May 5, 2011 08:26 PM

    So I'm a 19 year old girl who has had knee pain for a year now and just 4 months ago started having back and hip pain also. I've been blood tested for arthritis twice. Both came back negitive. So yesterday morning I woke up with my upper right calf, almost right behind the knee, sore. And still is...

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  • JOINT POPPING, GRINDING, and STIFFNESS

    Jackyj 15 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions March 2, 2011 02:33 AM

    Hey, i dont usually end up on forums and places like this, but i am lost and have absolutely no where else to turn, so im hopping someone here is going through the same problems or can guide me in the Right Direction.My Problem is a long read, but please read through it. I am not sure if all of...

  • burning skin followed by joint pain

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions September 15, 2010 04:40 PM

    I have been suffering from what my doctor has assumed is Rheumatoid Arthritis in a few finger joints for about six years. I am a 50 year old woman.Yesterday morning my face started to feel hot (not a hot-flash; know what those are!) and then it was burning and itching. It looked and felt like a...

  • Shocking discovery about myself! Help!

    yan7050 1 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions September 3, 2010 02:27 AM

    First of all, I am 23 years old and a male. I used to drink lots of milk when I was a teenager. I never had any type of bone related disease in my family besides arthritis on joints. Recently, I took a straight face picture of myself. It was a close up. I realized my face is sort of asymmetrical...

  • Fifths recovery

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions August 20, 2010 10:17 AM

    I was diagnosed with fifths in January 2010. I am a 33 year old female. It was really bad for about 6 months. Steroids are what helped me get thru it. I did the tapering thing, still had pain after, but found that 15mg made me feel much better, so I did 15mg for a couple of months then weened...

  • update

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions June 22, 2010 02:54 AM

    I was diagnosed with fifths in February through blood tests. I was in AWFUL PAIN and they couldnt figure it out until my 6 year old was seen for the "slap cheek" rash. so they tested me and sure enough my numbers were through the roof. The only thing that helped me was prednisone. My...

  • extra bones in elbows and other joints. lost childhood diagnosis

    mysterioz 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions May 19, 2010 10:33 PM

    I currently have little access to a doctor and my current primary doctor looks at me like I'm crazy whenever I bring this up and will not order any tests. He thinks my pain is solely arthritis.When I was about 10 or 12, I slipped and fell, hurting my elbow. After it didn't get better, about a week,...

  • I think I may have marfan syndrome

    idontgetit 1 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions May 12, 2010 04:01 PM

    Well I recently discovered marfan syndrome online when I was looking up a problem I have. When I was 16 years old I got these really bad stretch marks up my back and I was also diagnosed with some kind of arthritis in my lower back. I'm now 19 years old and I think that I have a few of the symptoms...

  • osteochondritis dissecans

    atwitsend 1 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions May 6, 2010 01:07 PM

    In February, I began with knee pain especially when sitting down. Pain begins at about 30 degrees - past that I am fine. I have pain when I weight bear to lt leg. Consequently, in Feb I started at gym. Now I have pain in the knee, muscle spasms in lt leg and burning back of lt thigh. I went 3 weeks...

  • tingling, minor pain, hands and feet

    bg1977 4 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions March 24, 2010 02:10 PM

    A bit nervous about all this...possibly more than one condition causing it.32 yr old male, 5'7 tall, 250 lbs, caucasian. History:Have had anxiety since mid-1990s, was on Paxil, Wellbutrin at various times, but have taken no meds for this for ~8 yrs. Most times I'm just fine but I do worry a lot...