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Stiffness in many joints and Pain in more than one joint

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

Psoriatic arthritis

Psoriatic arthritis affects up to one in five people with [psoriasis](yourmd:/condition/psoriasis/introduction).

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Swelling of more than one joint
  • Stiffness in many joints
  • Pain in more than one joint
  • Itchy rash
  • Affected joint is red

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

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

Reactive arthritis

Reactive arthritis is a condition that causes inflammation (redness and swelling) in various places in the body.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Stiffness in many joints
  • Pain in more than one joint
  • Single swollen joint
  • Pain in one joint
  • Stiff hip

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

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

Rheumatoid arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis is a long-term condition that causes pain, swelling and stiffness in the joints.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Pain in hand
  • Hand stiffness
  • Pain in more than one joint
  • Stiffness in many joints
  • Swelling of more than one joint

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

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.