Myofascial Pain Syndrome

Myofascial-Pain-Syndrome

Myofascial Pain Syndrome

Introduction

This chronic pain disorder is caused due to constant pressure or contraction at specific sensitive points in your muscle and sometimes in distinct parts of the body. It is also known as referred pain. People engaged in jobs or activities involving repetitive motion or stress-related muscle tension often develop myofascial pain syndrome. Common symptom includes deep pain, persisting pain, knots in a muscle, sleeping disorders.

Causes
  • The pressure at the trigger points
  • Repetitive movements caused due to the occupation
  • Muscle injury
  • Anxiety or any stress
  • Depression or any stressful situation in life
Symptoms
  • Stabbing pain in a muscle
  • Persistent pain
  • Feeling of tenderness with a knot in the muscle
  • Sleeping disorders
  • Fatigue and stiffness

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