It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Sjögren's Syndrome Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 10-16-2009, 08:16 PM   #1
Member
(female)
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Rancho Cucamonga, So. California
Posts: 73
gknee HB User
Question A new kind of pain?

I have been experiencing a new kind of pain lately. I am use to pain. I have been dx with Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue. I have a Rheumy appointment on the 26th and my Opthamologist as asked me to have the Rheumy test me for Sjogren's. So as yet I am not diagnosed with Sjogren's. I seem to have all the severe dry symptoms so we will see. My question is if this new kind of pain is indicative of Sjogren's or some new FM/CFS pain.

Let me explain....My problem is with an intense stabbing pain in my right pinky toe. (It's not a twitch but a sharp pain.) It feels as if someone has stabbed me with an ice pick or knife. The pain shoots up my leg to about my knee. The pain only last for 2-3 seconds. It is about the intensity of a bad cramp in your calf. It enough to make me jump and then I feel that intense pain. Argh! It has happened about a dozen times in the past week.

Is this type of pain characteristic of Sjogren's? Or is it some FM/CFS pain I have yet to experience?
__________________
Gknee

 
Old 10-20-2009, 04:28 AM   #2
Member
(female)
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Middletown, NY, USA
Posts: 59
Babs659 HB User
Re: A new kind of pain?

Jeanne, I have had my dx less than a year. Just the past month or so I have had shooting stabbing pains in my hands, feet, ankles, and wrists. It only lasts a few seconds but makes me cry out. So far it only happens once or twice a day. I do think this is Sjogren's.
Hope you feel better soon.

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
A new kind of pain? gknee Fibromyalgia 3 10-17-2009 05:07 PM
Does this kind of pain call for Arthritis? CandP Arthritis 0 09-26-2009 08:30 AM
New PM specialist issue. (kind of long, sorry) gregar Pain Management 8 11-04-2008 04:39 PM
Adult Tonsillectomy - My Story..(one of a kind..) SoupGuy84 Ear, Nose & Throat 21 06-07-2008 01:34 PM
what kind of pain is this? lesha3 Back Problems 7 08-31-2007 06:48 AM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added








TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



boobootwo (8), luca689 (7), quincy (4), ladybud (4), Knot (3), dltt48 (3), owllover99 (3), bluelakelady (2), Angie10 (2), surreygal (2)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1180), MSJayhawk (1005), Apollo123 (906), Titchou (850), janewhite1 (823), Gabriel (759), ladybud (755), midwest1 (669), sammy64 (668), BlueSkies14 (607)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 02:38 AM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.com™
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.com™ All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!