Repetitive Stress Injury

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What is Repetitive Stress Injury?

Repetitive stress injury is a painful condition caused by overuse or overexertion of some part of the musculoskeletal system, often resulting from work-related physical activities. It is characterized by inflammation, pain, or dysfunction of the involved joints, bones, ligaments, and nerves.

What is it like to have Repetitive Stress Injury?

Common symptoms How bad it is What people are taking for it
Acupuncture, Melatonin, Risperidone
Valproate Sodium, Whey Protein Isolate, Hypnotic tapes
Garlic supplement, Wheelchair (powered), Milk Thistle
Fluoxetine, Citalopram, Buspirone
Heating Pad-Hot Packs, Celecoxib, Ibuprofen

What do patients take to treat Repetitive Stress Injury and its symptoms?

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Who has Repetitive Stress Injury on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 52 patients have this condition
  • 0 new patients joined this month
  • 19 say Repetitive Stress Injury is their primary condition

Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 1
20s 6
30s 14
40s 15
50s 7
60s 2
70+ 0

Gender

Distribution of females vs. males

66% Females
34% Males
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 1
20-29 years 15
30-39 years 4
40-49 years 1
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 28
Not Diagnosed 6

These charts show data from Repetitive Stress Injury patients who have completed their condition history
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