Polymyalgia Rheumatica And Giant Cell Arteritis Treatment

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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 normal.now 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

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


I'm Male 19. I weigh 74.3 KGS. I'm fat. I've got tummy,chubby cheeks etc. But still I've got a very skinny & lean hands. I'm not able to do a single push-up.My hand starts paining after small hand exercises(like dumbell etc). I feel like I've got incompatible hands or girlish/childish hands. It pains in my biceps area whenever I try doing unsual lifting jobs (lifting gas cylinder-monthly once etc. What's wrong with my hands(Both)??? Which Scan will be helpful to identify the problem? Whats this disorder called? Which Specialist (doctor) should I consult? Other diseases I have(Sebborheic Dermatitis,Myopic).

Pain in coccyx

Have pain in bonetail while moving like sitting, sleeping, standing up etc. As per attached report there is no fracture. I was hit by one of my friend on the bump. Please suggest why it paing as it has been 8 days since the hitting.

Extreme pain in tail bone

My dad has been in pain for about more than a month now. This pain is probably due to trauma. He had fallen twice a couple of years ago and hit his tail bone both times. He has been on medication but that doesnt seem to work. Is surgery the only solution? And is alcohol consumption related to it?

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