fibromyositis


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fi·bro·my·o·si·tis

 (fī′brō-mī′ə-sī′tĭs)
n.
1. Inflammation of one or more muscles and associated connective tissue.
2. Fibromyalgia.
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Noun1.fibromyositis - local inflammation of muscle and connective tissue
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
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It is also known as fibromyositis, fibrositis, and myofascial pain syndrome.
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In the past, this painful condition drew labels such as fibrositis, fibromyositis, or, in some cases, psychogenic rheumatism.