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west nile virus

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  • Posted By: nance lee
  • September 23, 2008
  • 04:47 PM

i was diagnoised with neuro invaisive wnv in july. now i suffer from hip joint effusions. my dr. drained one hip and said i have rhumitoid arthritis. i am now taking predisone and methotrexate. i am gettig worse . any hope?

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  • blaze; thankyou for responding. i live in rural mn. im following up on the imformation you suggested. my lab shows no lymes.i do know that both west nile and limes mimic secondary problems.did you have any hearing loss?if the answer is yes then wnf is more likely than lymes.my life has changed from workingas an activity coord.@amental health hosital being buzy and loving my life.now im homeboundand have terrible pain.i know things will get better,but its been months now.thankyou for responding.thoughtfully nance lee
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    • September 25, 2008
    • 05:04 PM
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