Meliss446 Posted April 8, 2006 Report Share Posted April 8, 2006 I was wondering if joint pain is normal with POTS, or if it is usually associated with another disorder such as EDS that can occur with POTS. I have noticed some people on the posts mention joint pain, but it seems like most have EDS or an autoimmune problem. For a few months I have been having some new problems. I have had POTS for 4 years, without any joint pain. But starting a few months ago, I would get burning and redness in my hands, mostly on my knuckles. My hands will be warm and slightly swollen. Then I started to get some stiffness in my hands, especially in the mornings. Now it is more pronounced, but usually fades by afternoon. But often if I use my hands a lot I will get joint pain in them. I wasn't sure if this is normal for POTS or not. I didn't really think it was that big of deal at first, but it seems to be getting worse. If anyone has any suggestions/insight I would appreciate it. It is hard to know what is "normal" or significantly abnormal anymore! Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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