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A Promising Treatment for Polymyalgia Rheumatica


Medscape - Nov 11, 2016
In this article, Lally and colleagues present the results of an open-label trial of the anti-interleukin (IL)-6 receptor agent tocilizumab in 10 patients with isolated polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR). All patients were diagnosed at inclusion with PMR ...
 

Rheumatologist Steven Behrendsen, DO joins UP Health System – Marquette


UpperMichigansSource.com - Mar 28, 2017
... than one hundred rheumatic diseases, including but not limited to rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, systemic lupus, Sjogren syndrome, systemic sclerosis, polymyositis, dermatomyositis, polymyalgia rheumatica, temporal arteritis and ...
 

Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Giant Cell Arteritis: A Systematic Review


JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association - Jun 14, 2016
Polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) and giant cell arteritis (GCA) are related inflammatory disorders of unknown etiology that may occur in persons aged 50 years and older. PMR typically presents acutely with bilateral upper extremity pain. GCA typically ...
 

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Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Giant Cell Arteritis: a survival guide. 2nd edition.


by: Kate Gilbert PhD
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR) and Giant Cell Arteritis (GCA) are linked rheumatic inflammatory illnesses that affect older people – generally, people over 50. They are chronic autoimmune conditions that cause untold misery, pain and debilitation. More acutely, undiagnosed GCA can lead to blindness, which is irreversible. In the United Kingdom each year, there are an estimated 40,000 new cases of PMR and 10,000 new cases of GCA, with a significant degree of overlap, many people having both conditions together.
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The Polymyalgia Rheumatica Patient's Sourcebook


by: Stephen Trutter MA
Polymyalgia rheumatica affects hundreds of thousands of people. If you’ve recently been diagnosed, the chances are you’ve never heard of it before. Despite it being a relatively common disease, very little is known about exactly what PMR is and why people get it. This comprehensive book for patients and caregivers guides you through PMR including causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment to help you better understand PMR, ask the right questions, and make informed decisions about your treatment options.
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The Polymyalgia Rheumatica Diet


by: Susan Parker MAT
Polymyalgia rheumatica might mean that you are suffering from chronic pain right now – but with the right medications and proper diet, it doesn’t have to stay that way. Many studies have shown that dietary changes, along with exercise and stress-reduction can actually be an effective way to treat the condition. This can lead to a reduction or even elimination of medications. Following a low-fat, low-meat diet reduces your risk of developing giant cell arteritis – a serious complication of PMR.
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The Polymyalgia Rheumatica Patient's Sourcebook by Stephen Trutter MA


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Polymyalgia Rheumatica - CRASH! Medical Review Series


Disclaimer: The medical information contained herein is intended for physician medical licensing exam review purposes only, and are not intended for diagnosis ...
 

Classic Presentation of Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)


This man presented with about a month of bilateral shoulder pain and stiffness. He graciously consented for his story to be posted on youtube to help educate ...
 

Polymyalgia Rheumatica - Fast, Furious, Treatable


It sounds like nothing most people have ever heard of: polymyalgia rheumatica. But more than 700-thousand Americans learned about it the hard way. “It causes ...
 

Living well with Polymyalgia Rheumatica


Description: Eric Matteson, M.D., a rheumatologist at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., talks about polymyalgia rheumatic, an autoimmune disease that tends to ...