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Swelling and body pain

There is swelling in my mother's feet and hands(especially from the thumb to wrist area) and severe pain. It earlier started with 3 days fever. Now it's been almost a month. Can it be athritis? Nothing has been confirmed by the doctor's yet.
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Dr. Anuradha Sharma Noida | Orthopedic Physiotherapist
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Due to chikanguniya fever .
Do hot fermentation.
Apply ice pack .
Tk multivitamin.
Gentle massage and movement
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Dr. Tanuj Garg Noida | Physiotherapist
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Your mother need to go under few blood test like CBC , KFT , LFT, uric acid , RA factor, ESR and kindly get an Orthopedic consultation...get a thorogh check up Get well soon and take care
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Dr. Manoj Munjal Gurgaon | Orthopedic Surgeon
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It can be a case of Tenosynovitis or Arthritis but can be diagnosed after proper examination and investigations. So consult the nearest Ortho-Surgeon where you can follow up easily and You have faith on him. God bless her.
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Dr. Rahul Gulve (PT) Hyderabad | Physiotherapist
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Get done above blood tests first, then only we will come to know the exact cause of the swelling, according to the reports we can treat it.
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Health Tips
slow warmup exercise
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Dr. Vishwas Virmani Noida | Physiotherapist
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A good way to diffuse general body pains: 1.take a long hot bath in water in which a few cups of Epsom salts have been added. 2.If you suspect your body and pains are due to stress-get plenty of sleep and try to reduce or eliminate the cause of your stress. 3.Meditation, deep breathing and yoga.
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Since it's one month old history with preceding history of fever please do CBC , ESR ,CRP LEVELS , SR PROCALCITONIN LEVELS , SR RA test by Nephleometry , Anti CCP for RA test , Anti Nuclear antibody (ANA ) test , SR URIC acid tests Also USG OF THE SWOLLEN AREA I.E. FROM THUMB TO WRIST AREA as TO know the origin of swelling
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