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What is the long-term prognosis for people with polymyalgia rheumatica and temporal arteritis?

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With careful monitoring and treatment, most people with polymyalgia rheumatica or temporal arteritis have a normal life span. Most of the time, these diseases can be successfully controlled with steroids and other drugs.   

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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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