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What Is Arthralgia?

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Updated April 28, 2013

Definition: Arthralgia is the medical term for pain in the joints. The cause of arthralgia must be determined using physical examination, laboratory tests, and imaging studies.

Pronunciation: ar-thral-gee-uh
Also Known As: joint pain
Common Misspellings: arthrallgia, arthralja
Examples:
The patient has mild arthralgia.

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