About Me: Female, San Fran, CA, member since May 2008
Have had migratory bone/joint pain since early June. It pulsates for either hours or stabs a spot quickly. Sometimes it feels as though my bones are being crushed in my feet or they will snap in my ankle, other times I get deep quick pains in my spine, or sometimes puls
[More]ating pains to my finger. I have no redness or swelling. Since the onset of pain I have had extreme joint cracking. In addition my feet buzz from time to time and now I get little muscle twitches all over my body. I now have horizontal beaus lines on my nails.Still in search of what could be wrong with me. Have had ana sed rate ra lupus cbc tsh t3 t4 vitamin d (was low fine now) all tested. I have had a full body bone scan, MRI of head and lower spine, ultra sound of stomach organs, colonscopy-all clear.
"Was this the cause of your vision issue? I ask as I just got dx with a 2 mm bulge. The last two wks Ive had very blurred vision, but assume its from new meds I am on which I just chose to go off of. She said to do a MRA in 12 months too ..."
Sorry you are feeling bad on the abx. I have been on them since mid-Oct. I have ups and downs...More downs really.
Even during the up periods, I feel like dirt. But I'll take it. I'm not happy about chronic illness being my new normal, but it seems that way sometimes! I need to fight harder -- harder than I have ever fought -- to beat this.
Just hope my money holds out.
Just wanted to let you know the lab was Quest Diagnostics out of Baltimore. That is where I tested positive for lyme antibody . . . all other serology negative (titers).
Just got their bill...wonderful
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