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Disease Myofascial Pain Syndromes

Name Myofascial Pain Syndromes
Synonyms Myofascial Pain Syndrome | Myofascial Trigger Point Pain | Pain Syndrome, Myofascial | Pain Syndromes, Myofascial | Syndrome, Myofascial Pain | Syndromes, Myofascial Pain | Trigger Point Pain, Myofascial
Definition Muscular pain in numerous body regions that can be reproduced by pressure on TRIGGER POINTS, localized hardenings in skeletal muscle tissue. Pain is referred to a location distant from the trigger points. A prime example is the TEMPOROMANDIBULAR JOINT DYSFUNCTION SYNDROME.
Categories Musculoskeletal disease
MeSH® ID D009209
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DiseasesMusculoskeletal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Muscular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Myofascial Pain Syndromes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

Top ↑ Descendants

Myofascial Pain Syndromes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes