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Bornholm disease


Bornholm disease or epidemic pleurodynia or epidemic myalgia is a disease caused by the ... iron grip around the rib cage. The colloquial names for the disease, such as 'The Devil's grip'...

Epidemic Pleurodynia - Harvard Health


Epidemic pleurodynia also is called Bornholm disease, Sylvest's disease, devil's grip and epidemic benign dry pleurisy. It usually is caused by one of the group ...

Treatment limited for pain of rare 'devil's grip'


Feb 29, 2012 ... He was finally diagnosed with Bornholm's disease, otherwise known as the " devil's grip", caused by the Coxsackie B virus. It is known to occur ...

Devil's grip | definition of devil's grip by Medical dictionary

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Bornholm disease. A coxsackievirus B infection first described on the Danish island of Bornholm. Clinical findings. A usually self-limited viral illness ...

Pleurodynia - Medical Disability Guidelines


Bornholm Disease; Devil's Grip; Epidemic Benign Dry Pleurisy; Epidemic Myalgia ... Pleurodynia is thought to be a viral illness in which either the muscles ...

Bornholm Disease - Infectious diseases - Condition | Our Health


Dec 10, 2006 ... My curiosity about the disease has been unanswered all these years. My question ... It was definitely the devil's grip - you don't forget that pain.

Pleurodynia Or Bornholmes Disease - Lung Cancer Forum ...


I was first diagnosed with bornholmes disease when I was about 18. ... the old nickname for it was "devil's grip" and that accurately describes it.

Bornholm Disease Causes, Symptoms & Treatment - Ayushveda.com


This disease is also known by names such as the grasp of the Phantom, epidemic transient diaphragmatic spasm, devil's grip, epidemic myalgia and epidemic ...

pleurodynia | viral disease | Britannica.com


Viral (coxsackie B) epidemic disease with an incubation period of two to four days, ... Alternate Titles: Bornholm disease, devil's grip, epidemic myalgia, epidemic ...

Epidemic Pleurodynia - Family Practice Notebook


This page includes the following topics and synonyms: Epidemic Pleurodynia, Devils Grip, Bornholm Disease, Dabneys Grip.

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Bornholm Disease. Symptoms of Bornholms. Patient | Patient


Bornholm DiseaseSynonyms are epidemic myalgia, epidemic pleurodynia, Sylvest's disease, Bamble disease; devil's grip. Bornholm disease is a viral illness ...

Devils grip | definition of devils grip by Medical dictionary


1. pain in the pleural cavity; called also pleuralgia. 2. costalgia (def. 2). epidemic pleurodynia an epidemic disease usually caused by group B coxsackieviruses ...

Bornholm Disease | Find Me A Cure


Feb 28, 2011 ... Alternative Name : Epidemic pleurodynia,Sylvest's disease , epidemic benign dry pleurisy,Bamble disease, the devil's grip, devil's grippe, ...