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Affected joint feels warm, Single swollen joint and Single joint stiffness

This page contains some of the conditions that could be the cause of these symptoms, although it is not a complete list of possible conditions.

Conditions

Bacterial arthritis

Septic arthritis is inflammation of a joint caused by a bacterial infection.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Pain in one joint
  • High temperature
  • Affected joint feels warm
  • Single swollen joint
  • Single joint stiffness

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Bacterial arthritis.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Gout

Gout is a type of arthritis, in which crystals of sodium urate produced by the body can form inside joints.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Affected joint feels warm
  • Affected joint is red
  • Single joint stiffness
  • Single swollen joint
  • Pain in one joint

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Gout.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Important: If you have these symptoms, they may be unrelated to any of these conditions listed. If you are concerned about your symptoms then you should see a doctor.