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56 Possible Causes for Polymyalgia Rheumatica, Tenderness of the Scalp

  • Temporal Arteritis

    He has a moderate headache and some mild tenderness along his scalp arteries. His ESR is 110 and his CRP is 150.[bestbets.org] How are polymyalgia rheumatica and giant cell arteritis related? — About one-half of people with giant cell arteritis have polymyalgia rheumatica.[web.archive.org] Other symptoms may include: Fatigue Fever Jaw pain that may become worse after chewing Tenderness at the scalp or temples Vision problems, such as double vision, blurry vision[my.clevelandclinic.org]

  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica

    GCA patients may complain of fatigue, headache, and tenderness of the scalp. There is often particular pain around the temporal and occipital arteries.[clinicaladvisor.com] Who gets polymyalgia rheumatica?[symptoma.com] GCA symptoms include new onset headache, sometimes tenderness of the scalp, and vision changes that can progress to blindness.[vasculitisfoundation.org]

  • Non-Cranial Giant Cell Arteritis

    […] of the scalp, cough, throat pain, tongue pain, and weight loss.[southerncross.co.nz] Approximately one half of patients with giant cell arteritis meet diagnostic criteria for polymyalgia rheumatica, and 15 to 25 percent of patients with polymyalgia rheumatica[aafp.org] It occurs in up to 20% of patients. 4,5 Other symptoms and complications from cranial arteritis include tenderness of the scalp and temporal areas, claudication of the tongue[mdedge.com]

  • Giant Cell Aortic Arteritis

    The scalp may be tender in these reddened areas, and the temporal arteries may appear twisted and knotted under the scalp. Some people may also have trouble chewing.[rarediseases.org] Bhaskar Dasgupta, Christian Dejaco Oxford University Press, ٠٣‏/٠٣‏/٢٠١٦ - 192 من الصفحات Polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) and giant cell arteritis (GCA) are related conditions[books.google.com] The most common symptoms of GCA include persistent, throbbing headaches, tenderness of the temples and scalp, jaw pain, fever, joint pain, and vision problems.[vasculitisfoundation.org]

  • Rheumatoid Arteritis

    Giant cell arteritis frequently causes headaches, scalp tenderness, jaw pain and vision problems. Untreated, it can lead to blindness.[mayoclinic.org] To examine for demographic and clinical differences between late onset rheumatoid arthritis (LORA), polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR), and temporal arteritis (TA) patients presenting[jrheum.org] Ultrasonography of the glenohumeral joints -a helpful instrument in differentiation in elderly onset rheumatoid arthritis and polymyalgia rheumatica.[link.springer.com]

  • Vasculitis

    […] pain, Scalp Tenderness• Polymyalgia Rheumatica- different end of thespectrum of Giant Cell Arteritis 26.[slideshare.net] Polymyalgia rheumatica Polymyalgia rheumatica is a type of vasculitis that's closely related to giant cell arteritis (see above).[nhs.uk] Symptoms of this condition can include headaches, scalp tenderness, jaw pain, blurred vision, double vision, and acute (sudden) vision loss.[nhlbi.nih.gov]

  • Juvenile Temporal Arteritis

    Symptoms specifically related to the inflamed arteries of the head include: Headaches, often severe Tenderness of the scalp or temples Double vision Temporary or sustained[arthritis.org] He served as the co-chairman of the polymyalgia rheumatica subcommittee for ESCISIT (EULAR standing committee for clinical trials, including therapeutic trials) and co-convenor[books.google.com] I have been suffering from a tender scalp, neck and shoulder pain and sudden onset depression alongside headaches in the temple for 1 week.[patient.info]

  • Renal Arteritis

    The scalp may be tender in these reddened areas, and the temporal arteries may appear twisted and knotted under the scalp. Some people may also have trouble chewing.[rarediseases.org] Abstract We report a case of biopsy-proven temporal arteritis and polymyalgia rheumatica with improved clinical symptoms with steroid treatment but with subsequent renal failure[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Polymyalgia rheumatica: a 10-year epidemiologic and clinical study.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Systemic Vasculitis

    Symptoms of this condition can include headaches, scalp tenderness, jaw pain, blurred vision, double vision, and acute (sudden) vision loss.[nhlbi.nih.gov] Temporal arteritis and polymyalgia rheumatica often coexist, and systemic manifestations of inflammation occur in virtually all forms of giant-cell arteritis.[doi.org] On physical examination, he has mild scalp tenderness diffusely, with normal pulses. There is no lymphadenopathy.[rheumatology.org]

  • Polyarthritis

    […] and throat Oral ulcers SLE, Behçet's syndrome, reactive arthritis, Wegener's granulomatosis Parotid enlargement Sjögren's syndrome, sarcoidosis Macroglossia Amyloidosis Scalp[aafp.org] An additional challenge with late-onset disease is the prevalence of concomitant disease that may also mask inflammatory disease such as polymyalgia rheumatica, malignancy[medscape.com] Although pitting oedema of the hands is not a classic feature of polymyalgia rheumatica, the Mayo Clinic reported pitting oedema in 19 of 245 cases of polymyalgia rheumatica[ard.bmj.com]

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