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Severe pain all over the body. Family history of arthritis. Recommendations?

I am 62 yrs old black female, I am having pain all over body, I cannot afford healthcare insurance I think it is arthirise because it runs in our family RA, my was my 18 yr old niece just found out she has lupus, all so my older sister has RA and lupus she health insurance my pain is so severe I cannot raise my left or right arm up.
Asked On : Sun, 28 Apr 2013
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The severe pain all over the body could be related to polyarthritis. This needs a battery of tests to find out the diagnosis. Do consult a rheumatologist for the same.
I hope this information has been both informative and helpful for you.
Dr. Praveen Tayal ,
Answered: Wed, 19 Jun 2013
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