This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word arthralgia
Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)
pain in a joint or joints
WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)
pain in a joint, especially when not caused by arthritis
Origin: From arthr- .
U.S. National Library of MedicineRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)
Pain in the joint.
Arthralgia literally means joint pain; it is a symptom of injury, infection, illnesses or an allergic reaction to medication.
According to MeSH, the term "arthralgia" should only be used when the condition is non-inflammatory, and the term "arthritis" should be used when the condition is inflammatory.