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Polymyalgia rheumatica during pregnancy

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Dr. Shiva Kumar R MD

. The latest doctor suspects it may be Polymyalgia Rheumatica . However, I don't have any pain in my shoulders ... times even during these episodes. However, when I try to walk, it feels like I'm... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shiva Kumar R ( Neurologist)
Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha MD

Suggested pain remedies for polymyalgia rheumatic View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

What are my symptoms and treatment for poly myalgia rheumatica? I am diabetic and concerned about my A-1 View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Shruti Rijhwani MD

Thanks. We think my husbabd has polymyalgia rheumatica , we are waiting to see a rheumatologist in 2 weeks time. His symptoms are severe and I am worried that his body is getting damaged as treatment ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shruti Rijhwani ( Rheumatologist)
Dr.  Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

I was diagnosed with PMR Early December 2014 and was on 20 mg predisone for 1 month- then 10 mg for two weeks now take 5mg every other day, How soon can I completely come off Prednisone assuming symptons do not recur. I do... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Binu Parameswaran Pillai ( Endocrinologist)

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Dr. Olgeta Xhufka MD

I have a diagnosis of polymyalgia and I am taking 5mgs of prednisolone daily. My esr is within normal limits. I get really cols sweats on and off during the day and cramps in my lower legs at night ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Olgeta Xhufka ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Anuj Gupta MD

I was diagnosed with Polymyalgia Rheumatica in 2011; my symptoms seem to be getting worse, especially with walking and stiffness. Also I have trouble bending my knees or just bending over. I get very ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anuj Gupta ( Spine Surgeon)
Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

I have had 2 bouts of Polymyalgia Rheumatica and treated it with Prednisone .I did not have any ... have not used the shoulder excessively. It does not bother me much during the day and does bother me ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Jorge Brenes-Salazar MD

of my head). During Oct, 2012 this (headache) was how my Polymyalgia Rheumatica started. Should I ...I have Rheumatoid Arthritis (since I was 28, am now 59) and I was diagnosed with Polymyalgia ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jorge Brenes-Salazar ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Gaurav Prajapati MD

I am an 89 year old male diagnosed with Polymyalgia Rheumatica....I am experiencing severe muscle pain, depression and lack of sleep. I am currently taking 7 1/2 grams of Predisone, Plavix, Mag. one ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Gaurav Prajapati ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr.  Krunal Modi MD

Hello, Welcome to HCM. Moderately elevated ESR occurs with inflammation but also with anemia, infection, pregnancy, and with aging. A very high ESR usually has an obvious cause, such as a severe infection, marked by...

Dr.   S. Samanta MD

hi! polymyalgia rheumatica is a rheumatic/orthopedic/nerve problem; it is generally treated symptomatically and sometimes may resolve itself; hope this guides you!

Dr.   Luchuo Engelbert Bain MD

Hi and thanks for the query, You need to consult a neurologist I suppose. generalized body aches could imply a rheumatologic disease of an infection. systemic diseases or vasculitis, polymyalgia rheumatica...