Common Conditions Caused by Acute or Chronic Pain

Pain Symptoms and Diagnosis

Pain symptoms and issues should be discussed with your doctor. Symptoms associated with some forms of bodily pain can include:

  • Joint aches and pains, or aches all over the body
  • Morning stiffness
  • Numbness and tingling in the upper or lower limbs
  • Muscle pain and widespread muscle aches
  • Stiffness and weakness
  • Aching with or without fever
  • Tenderness and swelling
  • Reduced range of motion
  • Change in how you walk or move due to pain (limping)
  • Muscle cramps or burning
  • Rash
  • Difficulty sleeping or falling asleep (insomnia)
  • Fatigue and inactivity
  • Anxiety and depression
  • Headaches
  • Impaired cognitive function, concentration and memory problems