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Itching, aching....wots going on?

(4 Posts)
niceglasses Tue 05-Aug-08 16:36:02

I have made appt at docs but couldn't get one to fit until week on Friday......

Here are my boring symptoms

Since coming back from Spain have had

Fever
Chills
All over body itching but no real rash
Awful aching joints esp wrists which I think are a bit swollen.

I feel like an old woman! My slight concern is that there is a big history of early onset rehumatoid arthritis in my family.

I know you can't help, just moaning........

nickytwotimes Tue 05-Aug-08 16:37:38

You can get achy joints with some viruses.
Sounds rotten.

NigellaTheOriginal Tue 05-Aug-08 16:38:02

probably leprosy
or a virus? ask for bloods for inflammation

niceglasses Tue 05-Aug-08 16:40:45

Leprosy! Yes. I hope my big belly falls off then.

Just have to sit tight and wait. Guess bld test is way to go.

thanks for bothering yer arse to reply!

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