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Descriptor English:   Myofascial Pain Syndromes 
Descriptor Spanish:   Síndromes del Dolor Miofascial 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Síndromes da Dor Miofascial 
Synonyms English:   Myofascial Trigger Point Pain
Trigger Point Pain, Myofascial
Myofascial Pain Syndrome
Pain Syndrome, Myofascial
Pain Syndromes, Myofascial
Syndrome, Myofascial Pain
Syndromes, Myofascial Pain  
Tree Number:   C05.651.550
Definition English:   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. 
Indexing Annotation English:   do not confuse with MYOFASCIAL PAIN DYSFUNCTION SYNDROME, TEMPOROMANDIBULAR JOINT see TEMPOROMANDIBULAR JOINT DYSFUNCTION SYNDROME; for myofasciaI trigger point injections coordinate, MYOFASCIAL PAIN SYNDROMES/ drug ther with TRIGGER POINTS + INJECTIONS or specifics
History Note English:   82 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   9401 
Unique Identifier:   D009209 

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