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I have been experiencing worm like movements round my body.

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Customer: I have been experiencing worm like movements round my body. I would like to know what it is.
JA: What are all the symptoms you're experiencing (e.g. loss of appetite, fever, rash)?
Customer: Loss of appetite, but I know I'm hungry, body pain/ache, fatigue, no rash, a bit feverish, nauseous, sleepy most of the time.
JA: How long have you had the pain? What seems to make the pain better or worse?
Customer: For about a month now It usually subside when I lie down
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I have imbalanced hormone, I'm female so I discharge brest milk its been on for about 4 years
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Were you diagnosed high prolactin?

Are you on medicine for it?

Since when are your these symptoms?

Were you investigated for them?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
I was diagnosed for high prolactin.
Yes I was on medication, but I stopped two years now.
These symptom started around 1st week of August.
No I haven't been investigated for them

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Your symptoms can be due to fibromyalgia. You need to be investigated as following;

1) Thyroid-stimulating hormone

2) 25-Hydroxy vitamin D level: Low levels can cause muscle pain and tenderness

3) Vitamin B-12 level: Very low levels can cause pain.

4) Iron studies including iron, total iron binding capacity, percent saturation, and serum ferritin

5) Magnesium: Low levels can lead to muscle spasms, which are common in fibromyalgia; magnesium supplementation can also improve symptoms in some fibromyalgia.

6) The erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR)

7) Antinuclear antibody (ANA)

8) Rheumatoid factor

9) Sleep studies

10) Antipolymer antibody assay; present in approximately 50% of patients with fibromyalgia. This biologic marker may provide conclusive evidence for a subgroup with fibromyalgia.

The other possibilities of the diagnosis can be;

Thyroid disease

Connective tissue diseases

Chronic anemia

Chronic infections like Epstein Barr virus

Endocrine diseases (Addison disease).

Chronic fatigue syndrome

Myasthenia Gravis.

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