Arthritis & rheumatism

What is Arthritis & rheumatism?

hello , welcome to the HCM, Arthritis is joint inflammation. it is used as a collective term for a complex family of musculoskeletal disorders , rheumatism is also a very common form of arthritis, caused by the body attacking its own tissues - an example of an autoimmune disease.

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good evening sir,i am pranay koolwal,my mother is suffering from rheumatic arthritis,fro past 20yers,but her condition had aggravated in last 2...

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Hi, you need to see rheumatologist for the disease as it seems to be a advanced disease. I think this will be helpful to you.

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my daughter aged 32 years is suffering from Rheumatic arthritis since last 7 years. Due to excessive strides she had to replace one knee 4 months...

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It could be arthritis.
Consult an orthopedic and get evaluated.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further....

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I am 42 years old and suffering from Rheumatic Arthritis from last 12 years. I am taking regular medicines from Doctor. Now I feel some fast heart...

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from echo finding its related to mitral valve prolapse diseases
its not a life threatning problem , and with trivial mitral regurgitation means...

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