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Sudden Wrist pain

Very severe wrist and palm pain suddenly in left hand. Usually pain escalate at regular intervals in left hand with pain area starting from wrist to palm.

Upper Back Pain

My next got strained while i was in sleep. Along with pain near neck I also felt pain near upper back. I feel still the pain exists. Please help me with whom i have to consult for this.

History of polyarthralgia

Initially started in left knee joint 12 years back ,from then relapses and remissions of both knee joint pain ,mild pain aggravated with running or jumping,no tenderness no swelling no fever.severe popping of knee joints started when pain started in knee joints.pip and dip pain in both hands since six years,wrist pain since 4 years,cervical neck pain since lyr,elbow since 6 months,sacro iliac joint pain since four months,H/o 2 episodes of myalgia each lasted for four days one year back.All joints on and off episodes ,no tenderness no swelling no fever.frequency duration and intensity of pain episodes slightly increased.No skin lesions and no other complaints.Family history of psoriatic lesions present.Fours years back MRI ,crp,ana,cbp,uric acid,ra factor normal.esr four years back was 25.but later became it was 40 done one week back.x ray wrist and knee normal.popping of phalangeal joints also present.My self Dr.D.pavan Kumar MD general medicine.planning to meet rheumatolog

Broken femur

I broke my femur 7 months ago and an im rod was put inside the bone and now after 7 months my bone hasn't completely healed doctor said to use stick to walk how can i improve my healing process. Thanks.

Swollen red leg below kne

His right leg is red and swollen from below the knee. He was not well and had fever around a week back. After which his legs started paining. Mom applied Balm and he covered himself with a blanket. Then he felt good but then later towards the day this happened. We have consulted our family doctor and he is on antibiotics since 3 days. The redness has reduced but swelling is there and increases by evenings

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