Definition of Myalgias

1. Noun. (plural of myalgia) ¹

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Definition of Myalgias

1. myalgia [n] - See also: myalgia

Lexicographical Neighbors of Myalgias

my my
my name is
my pleasure
my sainted aunt
my sainted uncle
my son
my stories
my thinks
my very educated mother just served us nine pumpkins
my way or the highway
my word
myalgia thermica
myalgias (current term)
myalgic encephalomyelitis
myall wood
myasthenia gravis

Literary usage of Myalgias

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Pain; Its Causation and Diagnostic Significance in Internal Diseases by Rudolph Schmidt (1908)
"MUSCULAR PAINS OR myalgias. Tenderness on pressure over a muscle and pain which is increased on passive stretching or active contraction, form the most ..."

2. Monographic Medicine by Albion Walter Hewlett, Lewellys Franklin Barker, Milton Howard Fussell, Henry Leopold Elsner (1916)
"In some lumbar and pectoral myalgias, anemia is a pathogenic factor, and in women, ... Prognosis of the myalgias.—The prognosis of the myalgias is good. ..."

3. Monographic Medicine by William Robie Patten Emerson, Guido Guerrini, William Brown, Wendell Christopher Phillips, John Whitridge Williams, John Appleton Swett, Hans Günther, Mario Mariotti, Hugh Grant Rowell (1916)
"The pathogenesis of these myalgias is not known. Some hold the view that the white fibrous tissue is ... Lumbago is usually classified among the myalgias, ..."

4. Diseases of the nervous system by Smith Ely Jelliffe, William Alanson White (1917)
"These neuralgic-like myalgias are usually isolated in their location, are not, as a rule, ... Motion, on the contrary, usually aggravates myalgias. ..."

5. Practice of Medicine by Frederick Tice (1921)
"myalgias, neuritis, and other diseases causing diffuse muscular pains can be differentiated only by the inclusion of pituitary disease producing acromegaly, ..."

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