fibrositis


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fi·bro·si·tis

 (fī′brə-sī′tĭs)
n.
1. Inflammatory hyperplasia of white fibrous connective tissue.
2. Fibromyalgia.

[New Latin fibrōsus, fibrous (from Latin fibra, fiber) + -itis.]

fibrositis

(ˌfaɪbrəˈsaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of white fibrous tissue, esp that of muscle sheaths

fi•bro•si•tis

(ˌfaɪ brəˈsaɪ tɪs)
n.
a chronic disease syndrome marked by debilitating fatigue, widespread muscular pain, and tenderness at specific points on the body.
[1904; fibrose fibrous, to form fibrous tissue]

fibrositis

Pain in muscles around joints. When this occurs in the lower back it is sometimes called lumbago. The cause is not known, but tension and bad posture may be to blame.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fibrositis - inflammation of white fibrous tissues (especially muscle sheaths)
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
Translations

fibrositis

[ˌfaɪbrəˈsaɪtɪs] Nfibrositis f inv

fibrositis

[ˌfaɪbrəˈsaɪtɪs] naponévrosite f

fibrositis

fibrositis

[ˌfaɪbrəˈsaɪtɪs] nfibrosite f, cellulite f

fi·bro·si·tis

n. fibrositis, inf. con dolor de un músculo y rigidez de las articulaciones cercanas.
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It was known as muscular rheumatism in the 19th century and fibrositis throughout most of the 20th century.
3) La fibrositis, el sindrome de la boca ardiente o la tendinitis comenzaron a convivir con la diversificacion de la migrana o del dolor de espalda persistente.
3 Non-organic low back pain also occurs and can be divided into several categories, including psychosomatic spinal pain (tension syndrome fibrositis, or muscle tension generated physiologically by anxiety); psychogenic spinal pain (somatisation of anxiety into neck or back pain with no physiological changes, as in a conversion reaction); psychogenic modification of organic spinal pain (an emotional reaction that modifies the appreciation of an organic pain); and situational spinal pain (litigation reaction, conscious over concern of exaggeration).
was under care for chronic lumbar myalgia with acute fibrositis, (chronic low back pain).