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Holst-Meulengracht disease

Alternative eponyms

  • Meulengracht's disease 2

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A disease of connective tissue causing muscular pain in elderly people.

Description

A disease of connective tissue that manifests with muscular pain in elderly people; localized to neck, shoulder, pelvis and femora, and associated with fatigue, weight loss and increased temperature. May be due to generalized arteriitis gigantocellularis.

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