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Itchy and painful feet. Is this the symptoms of ruimitoid arthritis ?

ok my girlfriend has been haveing these problems and the doctors here cant seem to figure it out, it started out like 2 months ago, the palms of her hands and the bottom of her feet would start to hurt and itch she went to the doctors and they told her that it was R.A (ruimitoid arthritous) well after the a month the pain would get to where she couldnt walk, and she started to get the great big red welts that itched and hurt when they where touched they started on her thighs and started to work there way through her whole body, and it only starts to bother her throuth the night witch is keeping her from going to school, it looks like she has ben shot all over with a paint ball gun
Asked On : Thu, 16 Sep 2010
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Rhematoid arthritis can be ruled out by doing test For RA antibody, and ESR. secondly fibromyalgia or poly myalgia syndrome should be considered and ruled out
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