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Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA) is a type of inflammatory arthritis which affects people who suffer from the chronic skin condition, psoriasis.
Common symptoms of psoriatic arthritis include pain, swelling, or stiffness in one or more joints that are red or warm to the touch. Person with psoriatic arthritis also experiences pain in and around the feet and ankles, especially tendinitis in the Achilles tendon or Plantar fasciitis in the sole of the foot and in the area of the Sacrum (the lower back, above the tailbone). Changes to the nails, such as pitting or separation from the nail bed also occurs.
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This topic comes up frequently on this forum, and this post maybe a bit redundant. But oh well. The topic is does one find a team properly manage multiple disease? Maybe I am going at this the wrong. Maybe it would be better find one person to…Continue
Wanting some feedback on the effectiveness of biologics for foot pain. Also, what helps with the pain, swelling and loss of strength/grip in hands.I work in a hospital laboratory and am concerned with my diminishing strength in my hands. I am having…Continue
Hello,I was wondering if anyone else has this "clumsiness" thing. I do not have any inflammation in my hands, elbows, shoulders... My only problem is my lower back, SI and feet. Oh, and I have fibromyalgia too, maybe that's the culprit. But this…Continue
I am doing better since I have been on Enbrel but everyday is still a challenge living with this and everyone thinks its a joke.. Sometimes I can be very active and other days my knees and stuff hurt and I can't do the samethings I did yesterday..…Continue
Well it has been a roller coaster of a few weeks. With symptoms increasing. Does it ever seem like you wake up and jump out of bed and say "I'm going to not hurt today?" Ah Poo!!
Over about 6 days I have had 2 teeth break into pieces, my…Continue
Week 3 post surgery.
My surgeon called today and was pleased with the progress so far. He said he was looking for cases like mine in the literature and couldn't find any so he asked me to write a letter to him describing pre/post…Continue
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