my rheumatoid arthritis diagnosis

even when i was diagnosed with fibromyalgia we knew there was probably more going on. my symptoms were not managed entirely and the joint pain began to outweigh all the other issues i had going on. the physicians suspected Rheumatoid Arthritis, my symptoms just lined up but with a negative RA factor, no joint deterioration to speak of, they could not make a certain diagnosis. after four years & 100’s of doc appointments and my symptoms becoming increasingly debilitating, my RA factor came back positive.

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