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causes of swollen joints

i have had swollen painful right hand for months now - two smalles fingers are worst. also swollen painfull legs and feet - feet fell like im walking on a sponge ball in the morning!
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Hi,

Do you have any other symptoms?
These may a sign of autoimmune disease like osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis, or gout, viral or bacterial infection of joints.
I would suggest you to please schedule an appointment with an orthopedic doctor as soon as possible. In the meantime you can take OTC NSAIDS, they will help reduce the joint swelling and pain. Take care!




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