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Swollen and painless ankle, fever, night sweats, biopsy done, node on collar bone, numb knee, losing weight

I have a swelling that is hard and painless on the inner left ankle . I also suffer unexplained fevers up to 39.5oC, have night sweats , enlarged node in my right neck that I have had biopsy on and nothing specific yet, that was done twelve months ago. I also have noticed nodes that are enlarged below my collar bone on the right side also. I have numbness from the knees down, have lost 7kg without trying, have trouble swallowing , causes extreme hiccups/spasms of oesophagus, vision problems with dx ptosis of the right eye and have previously had ON of the left eye. My neuro believes I have two probable neuro disorders and my GP is still considering other areas. I am so sick to death of pain and fatigue and not being able to live a normal life.
Asked On : Fri, 6 Apr 2012
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Orthopaedic Surgeon 's  Response
Fever night sweats and loss of weight along with lump in ankle is most probably seen in TB.
Based on your symptoms you can start trial Anti-Tuberclosis trial treatment.
Swelling of lymph node is other sign of infection.
Better consult good physician.
Get Hiv, Australian Ag test done.
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Answered: Tue, 5 Nov 2013
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