Results for: Myalgias

In Medical Terminology

What is myalgia?

Myalgia is defined as Muscular pain or tenderness
In Conditions and Diseases

Can a virus cause myalgia for 3 months?

Several years ago, I developed joint aches and pains for several months following a parvo-virus infection. One of my children (a toddler at the time) had 5th's Disease and my (MORE)
In Health

What is myalgia nos?

Myalgia NOS is a billing code, not a medical diagnosis per se. It means muscle pain not otherwise specified in the billing code manual.
In Grammar

What is the root word of myalgia?

my(o) is the rootword and algia is the suffix. Myalgia means muscle pain. - No. The root is alg-, meaning pain, distress. My(o)- is a prefix meaning muscle. The main element (MORE)
In Cold and Flu

Is viral myalgia contagious?

Sometimes. Myalgia (pain in a muscle) itself is a symptom of various causes, such as injury, strain, many diseases, disorders, and infections, including bacterial or viral i (MORE)
In Muscle Pain

What causes and what is Myalgia?

Myalgia is also known as another word for muscle pain. The causefor muscle pain is over-stretching and/or overuse of muscles ormuscle groups.