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Trigger Points: Diagnosis and Management

Added by on November 15th, 2012, filed under Dr Weston

From the AFP: Trigger points are discrete, focal, hyperirritable spots located in a taut band of skeletal muscle. They produce pain locally and in a referred pattern and often accompany chronic musculoskeletal disorders. Acute trauma or repetitive microtrauma may lead to the development of stress on muscle fibers and the formation of trigger points. Patients […]

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