Joint paint can affect to any body with any ages, but since it related to the function and body condition, elder are more prone to this type of pain. What is joint pain actually and what can cause the condition? There are so many causes of joint pain. It ranges from sudden injuries caused by extreme impact from sport activities or accident. Those of joints pain also may be resulted from several diseases.
Joint pain commonly defined as any pain or discomfort that located on the joints. It could affect to one or more joints in human body. And it can affect to different joint which caused by different cause. According to the study result almost 30% of the people in the United States had experience at least one time of joint paint in their last 30 days.
What is joint pain? The common causes
As stated above, the cause of joint pain may vary from person to person. It could be caused by joint sudden injury or it also could be caused by several diseases such as:
- Infectious diseases
- Autoimmune diseases
- Lyme disease
- Septic arthritis
- Hepatitis, and
The joint pain treatment will depend on the causes of the pain. For several ailments caused by sport injury, the pain may disappear by rest or by putting an ice bag on the affected area for couple minutes. For advance condition the treatment will depend on expert diagnose. The joint pain that caused by inflammation, commonly doctor will prescribe several drugs to reduce the inflammation.
Joint pain that caused by any infection disease can be treated by giving proper antibiotics. Antidepressant drug also may prescribed by doctor to manage the depression and pain in adults. This treatment commonly applied to sufferer who experience joint pain for long period.