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Why do muscles ache when you have flu?

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Dr. Simon Tsiouris
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Viral infection

The influenza virus can affect the muscles leading to mild muscle inflammation which causes the muscles to ache.

In brief: Viral infection

The influenza virus can affect the muscles leading to mild muscle inflammation which causes the muscles to ache.
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