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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.

Bunion

A bunion is a bony deformity of the joint at the base of the big toe.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Foot pain
  • Pain under front of foot
  • Pain in toe
  • Swollen toe
  • Pain in one joint

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Bunion.

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

Bursitis

Bursitis is inflammation and swelling of a bursa.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Pain in one joint
  • Pain in shoulder
  • Pain in elbow
  • Swollen elbow
  • Single swollen joint

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Bursitis.

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.

Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis is a condition that causes joints to become painful and stiff.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Hip pain
  • Painful knee
  • Single joint stiffness
  • Single swollen joint
  • Stiff knee

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Osteoarthritis.

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.

Important: Our website provides useful information but is not a substitute for medical advice. You should always seek the advice of your doctor when making decisions about your health.

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