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Neuralgic pain in a joint or joints.

ar·thral′gic (-jĭk) adj.
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(Pathology) pathol pain in a joint
arˈthralgic adj
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(ɑrˈθræl dʒə)

pain in a joint.
ar•thral′gic, adj.
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, arthritis - Arthralgia is pain in a joint, from Greek arthron, "joint," which also gives us the word arthritis.
See also related terms for joint.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.arthralgia - pain in a joint or jointsarthralgia - pain in a joint or joints    
hurting, pain - a symptom of some physical hurt or disorder; "the patient developed severe pain and distension"
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Systemic complaints included ongoing arthralgias, presumed to be secondary to his psoriatic disease.
The typical features of fever and arthralgias may also be accompanied in some patients by complications and atypical features, notably myocarditis, acute kidney injury, respiratory failure and cardiovascular decompensation.
A 78-year-old woman with a history of anxiety and hypertension presented to our family medicine residency practice in Massachusetts with subacute polyarticular arthralgias that had been present for 2 months.
Younger children may exhibit mild fever, headache, runny nose, and arthralgias prior to the cutaneous eruption.
Although human B19 infections are more often asymptomatic or lead to mild rash illnesses and arthralgias, they can also cause severe anemia in fetuses and in persons with underlying hemoglobinopathies.
Because he initially presented with 2 medication classes associated with arthralgias, each was withdrawn separately.
On the onset of the disease, arthralgias, myalgias, and skin rash are noted along with fever usually ranging from 102-105AdegF.
One of the main reasons women discontinue their therapy early is because of arthralgias or joint discomfort.
A 27-year-old male was seen for a two-month history of fever, lethargy, polyarticular arthralgias, and eruptions over the palms and the soles.
He reported having a flu-like illness two weeks before her presentation, which consisted of malaise, cough, rash, as well as myalgias, and arthralgias. Neither he nor his wife was aware of any mosquito bite exposure although he works as a supervisor in a heavily mosquito-infested area.
All patients experienced paradoxical temperature perception, nausea, paresthesias, numbness, abdominal pain, diarrhea, arthralgias, and myalgias (Table).
A retrospective cohort study in La Reunion reported that 96% of patients with acute CHIKV infection presented with arthralgias involving more than one joint, 73% had symmetrical joint involvement, and 32% had associated joint swelling (3).