Ok, now on top of not knowing which inflammatory arthritis I have, my blood work came back funky for liver functions. Anyone else have liver issues with their high sed rates and joint pain?
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replied March 1st, 2011
Hello and thank you for posting your medical question on E health forum.

Any generalized inflammatory condition in the body, that affects all the body organs can be associated with hepatitis and this can present with abnormal liver function tests.

Inflammatory arthritis can be diagnosed by a examination of joint fluid aspiration and specific treatment can be provided based on the definitive diagnosis.

Treatment will include NSAIDS, immunosuppressives, corticosteroids and other supportive medications.

You might consult your treating doctor and clear any doubts that you might have.

I hope this helps.


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