Hello I'm new and could really use some advice
I'm new here but have been diagnosed with psa for about 3 years although been suffering for many more than that.
My history is started on sulphasalazine and stopped due to headaches. Moved on to methotrexate tablets but switched over to injectables which were then stopped due to nausea. Then started on hyrimoz which has been fine but not made much difference. Have recently started methotrexate injections again and it really helps my psoriasis but not my joint pain.
My bloods always show a raised esr.
My worries today are...
I have a review with rheum today and last time I saw her she sent me for ultrasounds on joints and said if it doesn't show inflammation she will diagnose me with fibromyalgia.
I don't agree with this and am scared because there doesn't then seem to be much help. If it's fibro then why would my esr be raised and occasional crp.
I just don't want to be discharged from her and I want to stay on methotrexate for my psoriasis.
I feel like she's just giving up on me and I don't understand how my ultrasounds showed nothing when I am in so much pain all the time.
How should I approach today's appointment? Is there anything else I should be asking for?
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