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    Physical Exam for Paget's Disease

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    During a physical exam for Paget's disease, the doctor checks:

    • Your ears, for signs of hearing problems.
    • Your eyesight, for signs of vision problems.
    • Your heart, for any heart or blood vessel problems.
    • Your arms and legs, for any differences in the size or length and also for muscle weakness or numbness.
    • The bony areas in your body, for any redness, tenderness, or warmth.
    • Your bones, for deformity.
    • The joints of your body, for limited movement.
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    Last Updated: November 14, 2014
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