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Question: I started having severe pain in various places at different times. My hands get swollen to the point that I can't move my fingers or straighten them, I get sharp pains in my extremities. This all started suddenly, overnight, about 3 weeks ago. Vital signs are normal.
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Answered by Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel (35 minutes later)
Brief Answer:
joint related issue from possible immune disorder.

Detailed Answer:
Hello and welcome to Ask A Doctor services.
I have read your query and here is my advise.

* Sudden onset of swelling and pain over extremities may indicate joint related condition
from immune process or else.

Kindly provide me further details so that I can answer your query precisely.

1. Previous episode of similar complain before any time ?
2. Do you get relief of pain with medications ?
3. History of diabetes, cholesterol problems or else ?
4. Any particular relation with timing of appearance of swelling as more in morning or
after some activities ?
5. If swelling visible at particular surface at present , kindly take a photo snap of the
area and provide as an attachment in follow up session for better evaluation.

Awaiting for your response.
Regards.

Dr Bhagyesh
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Vaishalee Punj
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Follow up: Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel (26 hours later)
How do I upload a picture?
I just spent an hour answering all of your questions and lost all of my answers when I submitted them. I will redo the answers tomorrow after I get the instructions on uploading the picture of my hands.
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Answered by Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel (1 hour later)
Brief Answer:
follow up .

Detailed Answer:
Hi Stew
Welcome for the follow up.

You can upload the picture via attachment option provided on the screen board as pin mark to choose file option.
Send the answers separately before photo attachment to avoid loss of your content.

In case of difficulty you can have help from our expert executive team to assist you in best manner.

Regards.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Nagamani Ng
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Brief Answer:
pdf is not opening dear.

Detailed Answer:
Hi Stew
Welcome for follow up.

* Very sorry to say that pdf provided by you is not opening due to any reasons. Kindly upload again.

You can take help from customer service or can send it to YYYY@YYYY and address it to my name: Dr Bhagyesh Patel.

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Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Vaishalee Punj
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I started having severe pain in various places at different

Brief Answer: joint related issue from possible immune disorder. Detailed Answer: Hello and welcome to Ask A Doctor services. I have read your query and here is my advise. * Sudden onset of swelling and pain over extremities may indicate joint related condition from immune process or else. Kindly provide me further details so that I can answer your query precisely. 1. Previous episode of similar complain before any time ? 2. Do you get relief of pain with medications ? 3. History of diabetes, cholesterol problems or else ? 4. Any particular relation with timing of appearance of swelling as more in morning or after some activities ? 5. If swelling visible at particular surface at present , kindly take a photo snap of the area and provide as an attachment in follow up session for better evaluation. Awaiting for your response. Regards. Dr Bhagyesh