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sudden onset sever joint and muscle pain

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • July 3, 2011
  • 05:59 PM

Sudden onset of whole body severe joint and muscle pain. Hx of MS x 10years with chronic nueropathic pain and spastcicty, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever 2008. Status post staph infection 14 days ago treated with I and D of abcessed wound and sulfatrim DS BID x 28 days, Hx of multiple tick, mosquito and buffalo gnats x 1 month. Onset of ` 12 hours ago of increasing y severe muscle and joint pain . swelling in L knee only. Feels as if muscles have become extremely shortened and are unable to fully extend. (all muscle groups, especially large muscle groups in ectremities. bilaterally) Joints with trobbing type pain- both muscle and joint pain exacerbate with movement and activity. Afebrile at present. methods tried thus far for relief, medical caanbis,Vicodin ES, Valium - no relief noted and pain is intensifying as day progresses. Currents meds Sulfatrim BID, Cymbalta 60MG QD, Vicondin ES PRN, Valium 2mg QID for spasticity, Ativan 1mg PRN for anxiety

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