Myofascial Syndrome

Myofascial pain, which is one of the most common causes of acute and chronic pain, refers to pain and inflammation in the body’s soft tissues. It may involve either a single muscle or a muscle group. The pain associated with Myofascial pain syndrome centers around sensitive points in muscles called, trigger points. The trigger points in the muscles can be painful when touched and the pain can spread throughout the affected muscle. Myofascial Pain Syndrome has been linked to many types of pain including headaches, jaw pain, neck pain, low back pain, pelvic pain, arm pain and leg pain.

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