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

Bell's Palsy Message Board

Head to toe pain

Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 11-19-2008, 11:04 AM   #1
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Fort Payne, AL USA
Posts: 1
ransumed1 HB User
Head to toe pain

I was diagnosed with glaucoma back in 2001. I have lost my straight ahead vision in my left eye. Also I have been having pain in my left foot,left leg, and left arm for seven to eight years. And 2 to 3 years ago I started having pain and slight swelling in my armpits. Then in August 2007 I had either a stroke or Bell's Palsy. My left eye which is vision impaired doesn't want to open now, I can open it but I have to strain to keep it open. I also have very loud ringing in both ears. And the pain is now in both feet and both legs. Other symtoms include frequent urination,very frequent diarrhia, fatigue, and weekness on left side.
I started going to the doctors this September when I had pnuemonia. I also have had a growth on the side of my nose for several years which the doctor said was basal cell carcinoma. He sent me to a ruematologist who sent me also to a nuerologist and an endocronologist. I have had a bone scan, two brain MRIs a nerve conduction test and blood work. The arthritus doctor said I had degenerative
arthritus and bone spurs on my feet and neck. The nuerologist says I have carpul tunnel in my left hand. Nobody can tell me why I have the pain ad swelling in my armpits. Also my back swells on the right side just at the bottom of the rib cage.
The doctor thinks this is muscle spasms.
Anyway I am a graphic artist and I have been missing lots of work lately and fear I may lose my job. I can't afford to keep going to the doctor because the copays are $40 for office visits and $300 for MRI and test and then the doctors are 80 miles away.Any suggestions

Sponsors Lightbulb
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Old timer here, severe head pain kindspirit Spinal Cord Disorders 10 10-30-2008 03:22 AM
Undiagnosed chronic condition-constant spasms in head, neck, mouth, spine. AngelMomFL General Health 2 12-02-2007 03:58 PM
Undiagnosed chronic pain-constant spasms in head, neck, mouth, spine. AngelMomFL Chronic Pain 1 12-01-2007 01:31 PM
Pain and tingling in my head Dark Stranger General Health 3 12-23-2006 09:22 AM
Nerve pain being in the head? Backinthesaddle Pain Management 12 09-10-2006 07:24 PM
Chronic Head Pain (Any help welcome) GuyverX Brain & Nervous System Disorders 4 11-03-2005 03:27 AM
Neck to head pain singer1 Back Problems 4 07-22-2005 06:50 AM
Head pains and fatigue since September shanie Chronic Fatigue 1 04-07-2005 09:52 AM
help! severe pains in my head jellebeans Headaches & Migraines 8 02-03-2005 10:55 AM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

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

Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 06:03 PM.

Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
© 1998-2018 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!