Testing for Arthritis/Osteo/Fibro

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RoseAnnette
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   Posted 4/14/2010 2:02 PM (GMT -6)   
How do Rheumy's test you for these? I am going to be referred to one soon for my bone aches and I was curious if it's a blood test or more like an X Ray? Also, When they do ache it's usually around my knees, hips and back. But I noticed that when I get the pain in my shoulders that my Collar Bone bothers me some too.. Is this normal?
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   Posted 4/14/2010 2:32 PM (GMT -6)   
Check out fibro forum it has great info on it

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