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How are polymyalgia rheumatica and giant cell arteritis diagnosed?

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Dr. Bruce Rothschild
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Overlapping

They are overlapping disorders.
They can occur separately or together. Clinical experience of the doctor and elevated erythrocyte sedimentationrate are the most reliable findings.

In brief: Overlapping

They are overlapping disorders.
They can occur separately or together. Clinical experience of the doctor and elevated erythrocyte sedimentationrate are the most reliable findings.
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
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Dr. Norman Chideckel
Surgery - Vascular

In brief: See md

Blood tests physical exam see your md for evaluation.

In brief: See md

Blood tests physical exam see your md for evaluation.
Dr. Norman Chideckel
Dr. Norman Chideckel
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