polymyalgia


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Related to polymyalgia: fibromyalgia, polymyositis
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pol·y·my·al·gi·a

n. polimialgia, condición caracterizada por dolor en distintos músculos;
___ rheumatica___ reumática.
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a typical patient with polymyalgia rheumatica may have shoulder girdle pain but present with 'weakness' rather than pain.
Mr Sapwell pointed out that the 93-year-old is being treated for polymyalgia, which can be exacerbated by stress, and she says the incidents have set her back five years.
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Leaky gut syndrome is directly associated with many autoimmune diseases, including allergies, alopecia areata, Alzheimer's disease, autism, chronic fatigue syndrome, Crohn's disease, depression, diabetes, fibromyalgia, food allergies and sensitivities, heart disease, HIV/ AIDS, irritable bowel syndrome, inflammatory bowel disease, multiple sclerosis, polymyalgia rheumatica, Raynaud's disease, rheumatoid arthritis, scleroderma, Sjogren's syndrome, ulcerative colitis, and vasculitis.
Since the pathology involved the arterial and venous systems, the differentials considered include Behcet's disease, antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies associated vasculitis, giant cell arteritis, polymyalgia rheumatica, polyarteritis nodosa, and Henoch Schonlein Purpura.
Given a diagnosis of polymyalgia rheumatica in January, he was prescribed a steroid, a muscle relaxant and a long-acting pain reliever, along with physical therapy.
The retired social worker from Perth said: "About four years ago, I was diagnosed with a condition called polymyalgia, which is similar to arthritis.
Examinations and inquiry were done for differential diagnosis which includes myofascial pain syndrome, chronic fatigue syndrome, psychogenic pain, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, polymyalgia rheumatica, hypothyroidism, and neuropathies.
Our aim was to study not only SLE butal soother CVDs as well, and to obtain a large enough sample size to assess whether these previously reported trends and observations would hold true in a significantly larger number of patients, and whether there may be distinct morphologic differences between these various groups of CVDs including SLE, RA, polymyositis/dermatomyositis, scleroderma, polymyalgia rheumatica, Sjogren syndrome, and various other autoimmune and mixed connective tissue diseases.
SUFFERERS of debilitating muscle conditions Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR) and Giant Cell Arterits (GCA) are invited to attend a support group meeting later this month.