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Swollen joints

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • December 16, 2008
  • 06:20 AM

My 18-year-old son started out with a swollen toe in August. In October,a 6-week antibiotic IV was given because bacteria was found in his blood. Now in December, his left knee and two fingers are swollen at the joint as well as the original toe. Doctors cant figure it out.

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