Heartburn, Joint Pain (Leg), Joint Pain (Knee (Patella)) And Lump Or Bulge

Reviewed on 2/28/2022

Heartburn is often a sign of gastroesophageal reflux disease, known as GERD. Joint pains can be a sign of multiple arthritis conditions or may occur with infections. A lump or bulge can occur following an injury or maybe a result of a localized infection or tumor. Because these symptoms occur with many different conditions, it is important to discuss all your symptoms with a health care provider.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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