Polymyalgia rheumatica

Presentation

Appropriate Tests

 

The diagnosis is made on the clinical history, diagnostic imaging in association with raised C-Reactive protein or Erythrocyte sedimentation rate. Hyperfibrinogenaemia and polyclonal hypergammaglobulinaemia are common features.

Temporal arteritis

 

Myalgias

 

Arthralgias

 

Anaemia