myofacial pain syndrome

myofacial pain syndrome

(1) TMJ syndrome, see there.
(2) Myofascial pain syndrome, see there.

myofacial pain syndrome

Internal medicine
1. TMJ syndrome, see there.
2. A referred pain pattern characteristic for an individual muscle Management Injection with local anesthetics, steroids, antiinflammatories. See Myofascial trigger point.
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Myofacial pain syndrome, facet and sacroiliac joint arthritis often produce pain that radiates into the lower extremity and they are unlikely to respond to this form of therapy.
Myofacial pain syndrome (MPS) affects many millions more.
Medically, RSI is included in "cumulative trauma disorders (CTD)," which lumps in such ailments as tendinitis, carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS), myofacial pain syndrome and "trigger finger," a curling of a digit.