Muscle Fever is the result of excessive straining of the muscles resulting in overloading and soreness. Muscle fever and muscle inflammation is a common situation that occurs in many people. Symptoms are:
• Sensation of extreme pain of skeletal muscle after physical exercise
• Diffuse localized pain
• Temporary immobility of muscles
• Swelling or inflammation
HOW IS MUSCLE FEVER DIAGNOSED?
Muscle fever is diagnosed typically with the symptoms and details of medical history. The doctor may suggest further tests which may include:
• Blood tests
• CT scan
HOW IS MUSCLE FEVER TREATED?
The muscle fever tends to disappear in 72 hours. To provide quick relief, increasing the blood flow to the muscle can help. This can be done with some low intensity, minimal physical activity. Immersion in cool or icy water, and occasionally recommended remedy
DID YOU KNOW?
Muscle Fever was first described in 1902 by Theodore Hough.