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I am always tired and sleep a lot. I get exausted when doing

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I am always tired and sleep a lot. I get exausted when doing even moderate physical work and have to rest after. I also sweat exccesivly after minor exsertion and my musles and joints realy ache and throb.I have always just lived with this. last week I had to help workman clear up my house by Thursday I couldn't carry on was drenched in sweat and musles and bones hurting,shaking and feeling faint. I had to rest for nearly two days before I felt alittle better.
Any ideas?
Tanks DJ.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
This is Dr. David

you should see a doctor about this

and get full blood testing for complete blood counts and complete metabolic panel
and thyroid hormone levels
and ferritin, iron levels, B12, vitamin D, magnesium levels.

and you should get blood tests for rheumatoid factor and anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide (anti-CCP) antibodies to check for rheumatoid arthritis,

do you have a doctor you can see who can do some of these tests for you?
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