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Chronic Joint pain

Chronic Joint pain: Introduction

Chronic Joint pain: It is inflammation and infection of one or more joints, which results in pain, swelling, stiffness, and limited movement.. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Chronic Joint pain is available below.

Symptoms of Chronic Joint pain

Treatments for Chronic Joint pain

  • Treat underlying cause
  • Joint replacement surgery for severely damaged joints
  • Immunosuppressants for immune system dysfunction
  • Antibiotics when an infection is the cause
  • more treatments...»

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Chronic Joint pain?

Chronic Joint pain: Related Patient Stories

Chronic Joint pain: Complications

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Causes of Chronic Joint pain

  • An autoimmune disease
  • Broken bone
  • General "wear and tear" on joints
  • Infection (usually caused by bacteria or viruses)
  • Adult Still's disease
  • more causes...»

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Chronic Joint pain: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Chronic Joint pain

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Chronic Joint pain: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Chronic Joint pain

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Chronic Joint pain: Animations

Prognosis for Chronic Joint pain

Prognosis for Chronic Joint pain: A few arthritis-related disorders can be completely cured with treatment. Most are chronic (long-term) conditions, however, and the goal of treatment is to control the pain and minimize joint damage. Chronic arthritis frequently goes in and out of remission.

Research about Chronic Joint pain

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