Myalgia, epidemic: Also known as Bornholm disease, this is a temporary illness that is a result of virus infection. The disease features fever and intense abdominal and chest pains with headache. The chest pain is typically worsened by breathing or coughing. The illness usually lasts from 3 to 14 days.
The most common virus causing Bornholm disease is an enterovirus called Coxsackie B.
Bornholm disease is also called pleurodynia (because of inflammation of the lining tissue of the lungs).
Epidemic myalgia: Also known as Bornholm disease, this is a temporary illness that is a result of virus infection. The disease features fever and intense abdominal and ...
It has several causes ranging from injury to viral infections. There are several types of myalgia including polymyalgia, epidemic myalgia and fibromyalgia.
Epidemic myalgia information including symptoms, causes, diseases, symptoms, treatments, and other medical and health issues.
Medical Dictionary epidemic myalgia n. See epidemic pleurodynia
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