TITLE

myofascial pain syndrome

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1419
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "myofascial pain syndrome" is presented. The term refers to a chronic musculoskeletal pain disorder characterized by the presence of trigger points, decreased range of motion in affected muscle groups and on occasion local autonomic disturbances such as localized perspiration. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided in the reference entry.
ACCESSION #
21236921

 

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