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My thumb joint is swollen and extremly itchy! It feels like the bone itches, there is no rash. I'm a 55 yo female with arthritis

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When toxins assault your system—or when injury or infection strikes—your body responds with a complex biological process commonly referred to as inflammation. If this inflammation goes unchecked, it can lead to a wide variety of disorders, from stroke to arthritis to heart disease.  The swelling in your thumb more then likely is inflammation.

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