Polymyalgia Rheumatica: Causes, Tests and Treatment
By John Hewitt
Published: August 14, 2011 by
Polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) is a condition that causes pain and stiffness in the muscles around the, neck, shoulders, upper arms, hips, buttocks, or thighs. The term literally means “rheumatic type of pain in many muscles.”
Polymyalgia rheumatica is a medical condition which is potentially treatable.