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Joint Pain

Any discomfort or soreness in the body's joints is called joint pain. The most common causes of joint pain are osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, gout, bursitis, tendinitis, joint overuse, fibromyalgia, rickets, and cancer.

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I have been dealing with some serious weight issues. Please help.

Query: Hello doctor,I have been dealing with some serious weight issues lately. At the age of 32, I am tipping the scales at over 280 pounds, and it is starting to take a toll on me. I am only 5 feet 5 inches tall, and the joint pains and heaviness are getting unbearable. I have decided to buckle down and ...  Read Full »

Dr. Raveendran S R

Answer: Answer: Hello, Welcome to I can understand your concern. It is appreciable that you have decided to plan for a workout and diet. Here are some tips: Count your calories. Take X grams of protein to your X kg of weight (if you have 70 kilograms weight, take about 70 grams of prot...  Read Full »

I am experiencing fever, body aches, and joint pains. Why?

Query: Hello doctor,I have been experiencing fever on and off for more than 15 to 20 days now, accompanied by body aches and joint pains. I have undergone all the necessary tests, but there has not been any positive indication of improvement in my health. Please help.Thank you.  Read Full »

Dr. Chibitam Hope Obia

Answer: Hello, Welcome to We feel glad that you reached out to us. Based on your symptoms and the lab results you have shared (attachments removed to protect the patient's identity), I suspect that you may have developed malaria (caused by Plasmodium parasites) and possibly typhoid fever (ca...  Read Full »

I have blisters on my face and body along with joint and back pain. Kindly help.

Query: Hello doctor, I have blisters on my face and body, which appeared yesterday. Since then, I have been feeling tired and feverish with back and joint pain. Kindly help.  Read Full »

Dr. Muhammad Zubayer Alam

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Thank you for your query. I reviewed your query. Your history reveals you have had joint pain, fever, and blisters on your face and body. First, you should find out the cause of blisters on your face and body. A few factors that cause blisters are a closer encounter...  Read Full »

Why am I having swelling and pain in the joints with disability to walk?

Query: Hello doctor, I am having severe joint pains for two days. Initially, I had a fever. but now it has subsided but unable to move or walk freely as all joints seemed swollen.  Read Full »

Dr. Ella Phuti Maponya

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Acute generalized joint pain is an uncomfortable problem that needs attention as soon as possible especially because you are unable to move or walk freely. Diseases that can cause the kind of joint pain you are having include Gout where uric acid forms crystals that dep...  Read Full »

What is the cause for worsening muscle and joint pain for a longer period?

Query: Hello doctor, I am experiencing muscle pain and joint pain for ten years which consistently got worse. The recent diagnosis shows leukocytosis. My WBC is consistently high at around 13000 to 15000. I also suffer fibromyalgia, migraines, TIA, unknown source of seizures, peripheral neuropathy, left h...  Read Full »

Dr. Goswami Parth Rajendragiri

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Your main presentation is chronic muscle pain and joint pain. For that specific cause rule out first like connective tissue disorder, muscle dystrophy, neuropathic pain, spinal problem, HIV, thyroid issue, etc. For connective tissue panel testing, CT scan, ser...  Read Full »

After unprotected sex, I have pain in my legs. Is it HIV?

Query: Hi doctor, I had protected sex with a sex worker five weeks before. She gave me oral sex after wearing a condom, and then we had vaginal sex with the same condom for about 10 minutes. Muscle and joint pain in legs started after one month of action. I also got cold with this. I had flown, after which...  Read Full »

Dr. Atishay Bukharia

Answer: Hi, Welcome to There is nothing to worry. You are not at risk.   Read Full »

I want a permanent solution for my back and neck pain. What should I do?

Query: Hello doctor, I have been experiencing joint pains in my waist, back, and neck for a year now. Whenever I visit a hospital, I am prescribed NSAID, which gives me only temporary relief. I want this problem to get solved permanently because it has started affecting my academics. I need your assistanc...  Read Full »

Dr. Ashaq Hussain Parrey

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I went through your query. Your predominant complaint is pain along the axial skeleton. If it is associated with early morning stiffness of the back and if the pain increases with rest, then ankylosing spondylitis needs to be ruled out. If the above features are ...  Read Full »

My husband has shivering and profuse sweating at night. Why?

Query: Hi doctor, My husband was in a below-freezing weather all weekend, day and night, for military training. Nine of the men he was with went to the hospital for various cold weather injuries. Since coming home, he has been suffering from what seems like a cold in the daytime, but at night, he has extr...  Read Full »

Dr. Jeremy David O' Kennedy

Answer: Hi, Welcome to What you are describing sounds like the starting stages of a respiratory tract infection (RTI). Viral respiratory tract infections, especially influenza, are more common during colder periods of the year and have a high incidence in military settings. Virus or bacterial o...  Read Full »

I have a fever and pain in my heel. Is it Behcet's disease?

Query: Hello doctor,I have a fever and pain in my lower right heel. Additionally, my eyes water all the time. About a year ago, I also had a fever, joint pain, and severe back pain. At that time, my symptoms disappeared within a month without treatment. I also had ulcers all over my mouth. Sometimes they w...  Read Full »

Dr. Vandana Andrews

Answer: Hello,Welcome to understand your concern.I can provide you with some general information about Behcet's disease and its symptoms. Behcet's disease is a rare autoimmune disorder that affects various parts of the body, such as the skin, eyes, mouth, genital area, and joints. It is charac...  Read Full »

What could be the reason for predominent skin problems in joints?

Query: Hi doctor,I am a 35-year-old male. I have a problem with my skin, especially, on my joints. I have already consulted a dermatologist and she suggested consulting a rheumatologist based on the symptoms. Due to COVID-19, I could not consult but now it is spreading very fast. Could you please help? I a...  Read Full »

Dr. Naval Mendiratta

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I have gone through your query and reports. (attachment removed to protect patient identity). Your vitamin D is significantly low for which you are already on the supplement. I want to ask you about skin problems and joint pains. Since the prescription was not fully loa...  Read Full »

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