Polymyalgia rheumatica

Polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) is a common inflammatory condition typically affecting elderly people. It is a multisystem disorder but usually affects the musculoskeletal system.

It can manifest in various ways, which are best discussed in the separate articles below:

 

 

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rID: 36804
Section: Gamuts
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR)

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