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What causes swelling in the hands and joints pain?

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Dr. Chander Mohan Singh

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Posted on Wed, 5 Apr 2017 in Bones, Muscles and Joints
Question: I'm waking up with swollen hands, pain in my joints and difficulty in grasping objects. I also work on my feet and I'm having horrible heal and ankle pain. Any ideas?
Answered by Dr. Chander Mohan Singh 12 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Get investigated.

Detailed Answer:

I have read your query.

Pain, swelling etc. in joints may be due to many reasons like increase uric acid levels and rheumatoid arthritis etc.

So I advise you to get serum uric acid, RA factor, ESR,CRP and send me the report.

Till then have tab.aceclofenac100mg+serratiopeptidase15mg thrice a day by prescription of doctor as this medicine is not over the counter.

Avoid weightlifting lifting etc.

I hope it helps.


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