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Pain in joints after Chikunguniya attack - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   I am 39 year old, last july I had Chikunguniya attack. Now I am feeling pain in my feet and joints at wrist, mostly in the mornings and when I am sitting. Sometimes swelling also, What ihave to do?
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Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   what are the joint that are paining?
User :   wrist, finger joints at the hand
Doctor :   ok
User :   lower feet
Doctor :   since when and what are the acticities that increase the pain?
User :   Excess walking, driving car etc
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Have you had any similar problems in the past?
User :   not at all
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Have you seen a doctor/Taken any medication?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems?
Doctor :   like
User :   no
Doctor :   High Blood sugar/ high blood pressure/ Asthma/allergies etc?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is there any one in your family with similar complaints
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how different was this from chikungunya
User :   It is mild,, that time it was more
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   from the history that you are presenting
User :   yes
Doctor :   i can think few conditions like
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Doctor :   rheumatoid arthritis
Doctor :   gout
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