Medical Definition of Epidemic myositis

1. An acute infectious disease usually occurring in epidemic form, characterised by paroxysms of pain, usually in the chest, and associated with strains of Enterovirus coxsackievirus type B. Synonym: benign dry pleurisy, Bornholm disease, Daae's disease, devil's grip, diaphragmatic pleurisy, epidemic benign dry pleurisy, epidemic diaphragmatic pleurisy, epidemic myalgia, epidemic myositis, myositis epidemica acuta, epidemic transient diaphragmatic spasm, Sylvest's disease. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Epidemic Myositis

epidemic gangrenous proctitis
epidemic gastroenteritis virus
epidemic haemoglobinuria
epidemic haemorrhagic fever
epidemic hepatitis
epidemic hiccup
epidemic hysertia
epidemic hysteria
epidemic keratoconjunctivitis
epidemic keratoconjunctivitis virus
epidemic meningitis
epidemic myalgia
epidemic myalgia virus
epidemic myalgic encephalomyelitis
epidemic myalgic encephalomyelopathy
epidemic myositis (current term)
epidemic nausea
epidemic neuromyasthenia
epidemic nonbacterial gastroenteritis
epidemic parotiditis
epidemic parotitis
epidemic parotitis virus
epidemic pleurodynia
epidemic pleurodynia virus
epidemic polyarthritis
epidemic roseola
epidemic stomatitis
epidemic tetany
epidemic transient diaphragmatic spasm
epidemic tremor

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