Fibromyalgia/Related Articles

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A list of Citizendium articles, and planned articles, about Fibromyalgia.
See also changes related to Fibromyalgia, or pages that link to Fibromyalgia or to this page or whose text contains "Fibromyalgia".


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  • Chronic widespread pain [r]: A class of syndromes that meet the diagnostic criterion of pain on both sides of the body, above and below the waist, and additional specific areas involving the chest or spine [e]
  • Comorbidity [r]: The presence of co-existing or additional diseases with reference to an initial diagnosis or with reference to the index condition that is the subject of study [e]
  • Pain medicine [r]: An interdisciplinary physician subspecialization, within the broad scope of pain management, which often involves team approaches with various physician and nonphysician specialties [e]
  • Pain [r]: Unpleasant feeling or hurtful sensation that is conveyed to the brain by stimulation of sensory neurons. [e]
  • Rheumatology [r]: Medical specialty that deals with the study, diagnosis, and treatment of connective tissue diseases; a subspecialty of internal medicine [e]
  • Neurology [r]: The medical specialty concerned with evaluating the nervous system and the other system that it affects, and the treatment of nervous system disorders. [e] (subhead neuromuscular medicine)
  • Sleep medicine [r]: Add brief definition or description

Specialized examination

Useful laboratory studies

Differential diagnosis

Many of these can be comorbidities.

Treatment