Have you been thoroughly evaluated to make sure you don't have inflammatory bowel disease like Crohn's or ulcerative colitis? Joint pain is one of the complications of IBD. Seeing a rheumatologist is a good idea when one has unexplained joint pain and damage. A rheumy can run all the necessary tests to determine the cause of the problem.
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CD, Ankylosing Spondylitis, lupus, small fiber peripheral neuropathy, avascular necrosis, peripheral artery disease, degenerative disc disease, and a host of other medical problems.