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Definition of the noun fibromyositis
What does fibromyositis mean as a name of something?
- local inflammation of muscle and connective tissue
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by Joyce E. Dains, Linda Ciofu Baumann, Pamela Scheibel
Fibrositis (Myofascitis, Fibromyositis) Fibromyositis is a response to underlying conditions, such as polymyalgia rheumatica, RA, ankylosing spondylitis, hypothyroidism, neuritis, and viral infection, which generate major muscle tension around ...
by Elizabeth Martin
a disorder characterized by pain in the fibrous tissue components of muscles without any inflammation (compare FIBROMYOSITIS). Widespread aching and stiffness with specific tender points are accompanied by extreme fatigue and often ...
A Dictionary of Nursing (2014)
by Market House Books
a disorder characterized by pain in the fibrous tissue components of muscles without any inflammation (compare fibromyositis).
fibromyositis (fT'bro-mt' e-ST' tIs) N. any of a large number of disorders marked by local inflammation of muscle and connective tissue, stiffness, and joint or muscle pain. Fibromyositis may result from infection, trauma, or other cause. Treatment ...
by Chris Brooker
fibromyositis n general term for inflammation of fibrous ...
Encyclopedia of Wellness (2012)
From Acai Berry to Yo-yo Dieting by Sharon K. Zoumbaris
Over time, the terms fibrositis, fibromyositis, muscular rheumatism, and even “tender lady syndrome” have all been used to describe this disorder.
A Dictionary of Biomedicine (2010)
by John Lackie
fibromyositis Inflammation of fibromuscular tissue. fibronectin A major glycoprotein (two chains, disulphide-bonded, each of 2386 aa) of connective tissue and plasma.
Midline Medical Dictionary (2002)
by P. S. Rawat
тёща; Heim-Slis Fibromyositis. Chronic inflammation of a muscle with ай overgrowth. or hyperplasia, of the connective tissue; myogelosis. Ё ц Fibromyxoma. A mucous and fibrous tissue. т Fibroneuroma.
by UN Panda
Fibromyositis Inflammation of muscle and surrounding connective tissue, a nonspecific illness characterized by pain, tenderness, stiffness of joint capsule. Fibromyxoma A fibroma that has undergone partial myxomatous degeneration.
by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood
fibromyositis [fi′′bro-mi′′ o-si′tis] ...
by Dawn Freshwater, Sian Masiln-Prothero
fibromyositis (ff' -bro-mf-6-s/" -tis): Any of a large group of acute or chronic disorders characterized by inflammation of muscles, overgrowth of connective tissues, and stiffness of the joints. fibroneuroma ...
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Scrabble value of F4I1B3R1O1M3Y4O1S1I1T1I1S1
The value of this 13-letter word is 23 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.