What could be the cause of on and off fever, sore throat, joint pain and joint stiffness ?
my aunty having rash for 3 weeks , on and off fever, sore throat for more than 2 weeks joint pain and joint stiffness . however, blood test is normal and proven not lupus. X-ray doesnt show any abnormalities as well. do you have any idea what disease it is?
1. Get an urgent evaluation of her skin rash done by a local skin specialist. Post the clinical details here such as distribution, spread, appearance, color, itching and so on.
2. Get the following blood tests done or repeated:
b) Platelet Count,
f) Liver Function Tests,
h) RA Factor,
i) Serum Ferritin.
3. Discuss with your treating physician to rule out the following with special tests:
c) Rickketsial Fever
d) Adult Rubella
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