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What are the symptoms of polymyalgia rheumatica?

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Symptoms of polymyalgia rheumatica tend to develop quickly and in addition to muscle pain, other symptoms may include:

  • Stiffness around the shoulders and hips, especially in the morning and after resting
  • Weakness
  • Fatigue
  • Generally feeling ill
  • Mild fever
  • Weight loss

SOURCE:

American College of Rheumatology.

Reviewed by David Zelman on September 13, 2018

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American College of Rheumatology.

Reviewed by David Zelman on September 13, 2018

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