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Arthritis-like symptoms

Arthritis-like symptoms: Introduction

Arthritis-like symptoms usually refers to joint pain, joint redness, joint inflammation, joint swelling, and other joint symptoms. The causes obviously include arthritis (including all types of arthritis such as rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, or $less common types of arthritis$). Various joint symptoms can arise from other conditions. More detailed analysis of particular causes can be found by researching causes of joint pain, or causes of particular types of joint pain (e.g. knee pain, wrist pain, knuckle pain, etc.) Because of the possibility of severe causal conditions, this symptom needs prompt professional medical diagnosis....more »

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Causes of Types of Arthritis-like symptoms:

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Arthritis-like symptoms: Symptom Checker

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Medications or substances causing Arthritis-like symptoms:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Arthritis-like symptoms as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Arthritis-like symptoms: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Arthritis-like symptoms may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Arthritis-like symptoms

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Arthritis-like symptoms: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Arthritis-like symptoms

Rare undiagnosed iron disorder causes various severe conditions: The rare "iron overload" disorder, hemochromatosis, can cause a variety of symptoms and result in various severe conditions that mimic several of the big name medical...read more »

Rare form of juvenile arthritis undiagnosed: The disease rheumatoid arthritis (i.e. juvenile arthritis) is fairly well known. But there is a rare form known as Still's...read more »

Alzheimer's disease over-diagnosed: The well-known disease of Alzheimer's disease is often over-diagnosed. Patients tend to assume that any memory loss or forgetulness symptom might be Alzheimer's,...read more »

Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various medical conditions, such as a stroke or Alzheimer's disease, it can...read more »

Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease. The reality is that...read more »

Leg cramps at night a classic sign: The symptom of having leg muscle cramps, particularly at night, is a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes. However, there are...read more »

Rare diseases misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease: A rare genetic disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50's. The disease Fragile X disorder can show only mild symptoms in the early...read more »

Psoriatic arthritis often undiagnosed cause of joint conditions: Patients with the skin condition psoriasis can also have the related arthritis subtype called "psoriatic arthritis". This arthritic condition tends to be overlooked,...read more »

Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see ...read more »

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Arthritis-like symptoms: Related Rare Diseases

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Arthritis-like symptoms: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Arthritis-like symptoms

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How Common are these Causes of Arthritis-like symptoms?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Arthritis-like symptoms. Of the 764 causes of Arthritis-like symptoms that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 9 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 18 causes are "common" diseases
  • 11 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 1 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 34 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 714 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Arthritis-like symptoms:

The following list of conditions have 'Arthritis-like symptoms' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Arthritis-like symptoms:

The following list of medical conditions have Arthritis-like symptoms or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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  • Gout ... arthritis, joint immobility

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Causes of Arthritis-like symptoms Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Arthritis-like symptoms based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Arthritis-like symptoms:

    Subtypes of Arthritis-like symptoms:

    Symptoms resembling arthritis (10 causes), Heberden's nodes (1 cause), Arthritis (224 causes), Gouty arthritis (9 causes), Migratory arthritis (18 causes), Mild arthritis symptoms (5 causes), Osteoarthritis (29 causes), Rheumatoid arthritis (17 causes), Joint pain (773 causes), Aching joints (46 causes), Charcot joint (8 causes), Haemorrhagic joint effusion (5 causes), Inflammatory joint effusion (7 causes), Joint redness (30 causes), Joint swelling (128 causes), Non inflammatory joint effusion (6 causes), Severe joint pain (6 causes), Stiff joints (258 causes), Arthrogryposis (47 causes), Foot arch pain similar to arthritis (3 causes), joint tenderness (81 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Arthritis-like symptoms:

    Joint pain (773 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Joint symptoms (1430 causes), Inflammatory symptoms (1736 causes), Skeletal symptoms (4109 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Arthritis-like symptoms:

    Joint pain (773 causes), Joint symptoms (1430 causes), Stiff joints (258 causes), Knuckle pain (16 causes), Stiff knuckles, Knee pain (122 causes), Ankle pain (56 causes), Hand pain (60 causes), Wrist pain (45 causes), Back pain (479 causes), Painful movement, Joint stiffness (258 causes), Immobility (26 causes), Joint swelling (128 causes), Analgesics

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