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Is polymyalgia rheumatic an autoimmune disease?

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Dr. Michael Laccheo
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Yes.

In brief: Yes

Yes.
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Dr. Louis Krenn
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Unknown

Pmr is an inflammatory rheumatologic syndrome that manifests itself as pain and morning stiffness in the neck, shoulder girdle, and/or pelvic girdle.
The exact cause of pmr is unknown. Possible theories involve an infectious link and genetic links, but nothing has been confirmed.

In brief: Unknown

Pmr is an inflammatory rheumatologic syndrome that manifests itself as pain and morning stiffness in the neck, shoulder girdle, and/or pelvic girdle.
The exact cause of pmr is unknown. Possible theories involve an infectious link and genetic links, but nothing has been confirmed.
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