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king1234
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Date Joined Nov 2006
Total Posts : 491
   Posted 4/8/2009 5:43 PM (GMT -7)   
Does anyone here have EXTREME joint cracking (sometimes grinding) with their lupus?
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34 yr old female/GERD dx 3/07/Migraines with Aura/IBS
SYMPTOMS  migratory joint/bone pain, extreme joint cracking, feet buzzing/vibrating, right eye pain,mid spine soreness (like a constant bruise) fatigue and dizzy spells, bumps and indents on nails. 
New as of Aug-muscle twitching throughout my bod NONSTOP DAILY EVERYWHERE. 
 TESTS-BloodCBC,ANA,Sed rate,Lupus,RA, Vit D,Anti nuc,Calcium.TSH T3 -Too many to list -all CLEAR
 Scans/xraysUltra sound of stomach organs,Sig/colonoscopy (mid way through),MRI of head and spine, full body bone scan-ALL CLEAR
2/09-UPPER LEFT SIDE AB PAIN MID CENTER BURNING "DX" AS MILD PANCREATITIS-STILL UNDERGOING FURTHER TESTING.
 
 
 
 
 
 


AlwaysRosie
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Date Joined Jan 2005
Total Posts : 8616
   Posted 4/8/2009 6:12 PM (GMT -7)   
Hi King,
 
Sorry I don't have an answer for you . . . but here is a link to a search of the site for "joint cracking lupus" . . . I used the google "search site" button at the top of the page.   I know this came up a while back . . . but I don't remember the responses.
 
 
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aimsgirl16
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Date Joined Jun 2008
Total Posts : 1469
   Posted 4/9/2009 4:42 AM (GMT -7)   
Hey King! I do have the extreme joint cracking. I have actually had that happen since I was probably 6 or 7. My brother does too, and he is going off to boot camp in June for the Army!! If I bend over, my back pops, bend down-knees pop, stretch -everywhere pops. Its the kind of cracking that makes people turn and say eugh, that sounded gross or eugh that sounded painful. For the mot part Mine isnt painful! I hope yours isnt. Not sure what causes it. I have always figured its something to do with my genes, 3 grandmothers have Rhuematoid Arthritus and one of them is disabled. I also get the buzzing/vibrating thing. I had never thought of it as a symtom until now. Sometimes it will be in my thighs and I will go to grab my phone and its not there. Othertimes it will be in my feet, knees, or even lower back. It happens several times a day. I will probably ask my rhuemy about that when i go back. Now I am curious as to what it is.
How is everything else going for ya King? Any luck with getting any results from tests back?

Amy

 

21 years old...Systemic Lupus 11/07, lupus nephritis 01/09, raynoids 03/08, Carpal Tunnel 03/08

Ultram, Prednisone, Cell-Cept, Lisinopril, Imuran, Ambien, Flexeril, Darvocet, Ferrious Sulfade, Calcium, Vitamin B12, Chantex, Aspirin 81 mg, Vitamin C


BigBry
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Date Joined Nov 2008
Total Posts : 106
   Posted 4/9/2009 11:45 PM (GMT -7)   
I have had the extreme cracking of the joints since this latest major flare started. I keep telling the doc's and Rheumy's about it but they don't seem interested. I have always been very flexible for a large guy, but I have lost this since the flare started. I think it's even effecting my eyes. I don't have any answer for you, but i hope it helps that you're not the only one with it.

Take care

Bryan


DX: IBS 00, +ANA 05, Depression 06, MCTD & Sjogren's 07, GER 08, NO Sjogren's 09, ?????  
Meds: Plaquenil 400mg, Prednisone 10mg, Celebrex 200mg, Effexor 150mg, Nexium 40mg and Amitriptyline 10mg
Life is what you make of it.  Just something I try to remind myself every day.

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