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Pain or tenderness in one or more muscles.

my·al′gic (-jĭk) adj.


(Pathology) pain in a muscle or a group of muscles
[C19: from myo- + -algia]
myˈalgic adj


(maɪˈæl dʒi ə, -dʒə)

pain in the muscles; muscular rheumatism.
my•al′gic, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.myalgia - pain in a muscle or group of muscles
hurting, pain - a symptom of some physical hurt or disorder; "the patient developed severe pain and distension"


[maɪˈældʒɪə] Nmialgia f


n. mialgia, dolor muscular.


n mialgia
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Symptoms of dengue infection can include arthralgia, bleeding, fever, headache, leukopenia, myalgia, rash, retro-orbital pain, or thrombocytopenia; "a small proportion of patients can develop severe life-threatening dengue hemorrhagic fever or dengue shock syndrome," they said.
The index patient (patient A) was an adolescent female who reported severe lower extremity edema and pain, difficulty walking, a pruritic rash, weakness, fever, and myalgia beginning on August 15, 2016 (Table).
These patients presented with dengue clinical features like fever, myalgia, headache, vomiting, abdominal pain or bleeding manifestations.
Rash (67%), fever (64%), arthralgia (29%), myalgia (24%), headache (22%), and conjunctivitis (21%) were the 6 most common signs and symptoms reported during January 1964-February 2016 (3).
At least one extrahepatic manifestation was present in 79% of patients, the most frequent being arthralgia (57%), myalgia (50%), fatigue (48%), sicca symptoms (15%; 22 patients had xerophthalmia, 14 had xerostomia, and six had both), hypothyroidism (12%), and thrombocytopenia (10%).
Other research suggests that five to 20 percent of people who take statins experience myalgia while on the drugs.
You are more susceptible to myalgia if you suffer from kidney or liver disease or an underactive thyroid.
The purpose of this study is to determine whether or not there is a significant difference in the means of vitamin D levels and objective muscle strength tests in statin-treated males with or without myalgia.
The initial patient was a 49-year-old man who had generalized symptoms, including myalgia, fatigue, and nausea for about week, who then was hospitalized after experiencing sudden onset of fever, disorientation, and aphasia.
The index and the middle finger palpation pressure for myalgia which is 1 kg for 2 seconds was applied.
Since statin induced PMR and myalgia have similar clinical features, the exact diagnosis can be challenging.
The most common adverse events associated with the 200-mg dose include muscle spasms, alopecia, dysgeusia, fatigue, nausea, musculoskeletal pain, diarrhea, decreased weight, decreased appetite, myalgia, abdominal pain, headache, pain, vomiting, and pruritus (itching).