RA Damage

I am still waiting for my official diagnosis. Done blood tests hand x-rays.

Letter came back saying inflammatory markers raised with the number 70. I am still waiting to hear what the next step is.

Managing RA flares

In the meantime I have had another extremely painful flare in my hands and wrists also my ankle.

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I am wondering if damage can be done to my joints while waiting for treatment? I can already see a slight change in a couple of my knuckles.

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