myofascitis


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myofascitis

[¦mī·ō·fə′sīd·əs]
(medicine)
Muscular pain of obscure nature and origin in the lower back.
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The patient had been originally diagnosed with cervical-thoracic myofascitis but was re-examined due to little progress.
was seen for recurrent cervical myofascitis with cervical radiculopathy (pain in the upper cervical region).
However, it has come under scrutiny due to concerns about aluminum related macrophagic myofascitis (43) and the potential for cumulative aluminum toxicity which has been associated with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, Alzeimer's disease and dialysis-associated dementia (44).