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myalgia

[mī′al·jē·ə]
(medicine)
Pain in the muscles.
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Another symptom observed in our case besides rash was myalgia. Myalgia is observed approximately 25% of FMF patients, and three types of myalgia are defined in FMF: exercise-induced myalgia, febrile myalgia syndrome, and spontaneous myalgia.[8] Spontaneous myalgia pattern (8% of all myalgia cases) is characterized by mild-to- moderate myalgia without any relevance with exercise or another factor and often not accompanied by fever, and also pain is at mild-to-moderate severity lasting several hours.[8] In our case, there was moderate myalgia independent from exercise or another factor and not accompanied by fever.
The fourth case involves a 61-year-old male patient with underlying illnesses, who developed fever, headache, retro-orbital pain, arthralgia, myalgia and skin rash since August 12.
The patients with ANCA-associated muscle vasculitis may tend to involve myalgia, normal levels of CK, pulmonary fibrosis, rheumatoid factor, and muscle edema on MRI.
Around the time of stopping atorvastatin, the patient described flu-like symptoms (low-grade fevers, myalgia, arthralgia, and runny nose).
In children older than 6 years, only headache and myalgia were more common with the vaccine than with placebo, Dr.
All patients studied had detailed history including occupation, place of residence, duration and severity of symptoms like fever, myalgia, vomiting, breathlessness and bleeding manifestations as shown in Table 1.
The case definition of the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) includes rash and optional symptoms in the WHO definition plus myalgia (9).
"Other research suggests that five to 20 percent of people who take statins experience myalgia while on the drugs." If myalgia is indeed a side effect, it isn't clear why, although one working theory is that statins may affect certain enzymes that are present in muscle tissue.
About one in 10 people who take statins suffers from myalgia. You are more susceptible to myalgia if you suffer from kidney or liver disease or an underactive thyroid.
The broad spectrum of statin myopathy: from myalgia to rhabdomyolysis.
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).