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2020 Jun 27

Curr Pain Headache Rep



A Comprehensive Review of the Treatment and Management of Myofascial Pain Syndrome.


Galasso A, Urits I, An D, Nguyen D, Borchart M, Yazdi C, Manchikanti L, Kaye RJ, Kaye AD, Mancuso KF, Viswanath O
Curr Pain Headache Rep. 2020 Jun 27; 24(8):43.
PMID: 32594264.


Myofascial pain syndrome (MPS) is a musculoskeletal pain condition that stems from localized, taut regions of skeletal muscle and fascia, termed trigger points. The purpose of this comprehensive review is to provide updated information on prevalence, pathophysiology, and treatment modalities with a focus on interventional modalities in managing MPS.