Clinical Features in Patients with Long-Lasting Macrophagic Myofasciitis

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Rigolet, Muriel ; Aouizerate, Jessie ; Couette, Maryline ; Ragunathan-Thangarajah, Nilusha ; Aoun-Sebaiti, Mehdi ; Gherardi, Romain Kroum ; Cadusseau, Josette ; Authier, François Jérôme (2014)
  • Publisher: Frontiers Media S.A.
  • Journal: Frontiers in Neurology, volume 5 (issn: 1664-2295, eissn: 1664-2295)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4246686, doi: 10.3389/fneur.2014.00230
  • Subject: myalgias | Review Article | vaccines | Neuroscience | chronic fatigue syndrome | neglected diseases | CCL2 | mild cognitive impairment | aluminum | myofasciitis

Macrophagic myofasciitis (MMF) is an emerging condition characterized by specific muscle lesions assessing abnormal long-term persistence of aluminum hydroxide within macrophages at the site of previous immunization. Affected patients usually are middle-aged adults, mai... View more
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