UA can affect any joint in the body, and the exact cause is not fully understood. It is believed to be related to a combination of genetic, environmental, and lifestyle factors. It may also be a precursor to a more specific type of arthritis, or it may remain undifferentiated for an extended period.
Symptoms of UA can vary widely but may include joint pain, stiffness, and swelling, as well as fatigue and weight loss. In some cases, UA may cause joint deformities and permanent damage.
Treatment for UA typically involves a combination of medication, physical therapy, and lifestyle modifications. Medications such as nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARDs) may help manage pain and inflammation, while physical therapy can help improve flexibility and strengthen the muscles around the affected joint. Lifestyle modifications such as regular exercise, a healthy diet, and stress management can also help manage symptoms.
The long-term outlook for UA varies, as it may develop into a more specific type of arthritis, remain undifferentiated, or even go into remission. It is important to receive proper diagnosis and treatment to manage symptoms and prevent permanent joint damage.
If you experience persistent or severe joint pain, stiffness, or other symptoms associated with UA, it is important to consult with a healthcare professional for proper diagnosis and treatment.
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The first consultation with our psychiatric Consultant is very detailed and takes around 2 hours. It covers a physical examination, medical history review, diagnostic questionnaires and investigations including blood pressure tests.
The psychiatric Consultant will follow up with you, explaining the results of investigations, agreeing a treatment plan and providing prescriptions.
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Our experienced customer service team will arrange your consultation and help gather your medical history documents to ensure a smooth consultation process.
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Receive ongoing treatment, regular consultations and prescriptions to monitor the success of your treatment.
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