Chronic coxsackie B infection mimicking primary fibromyalgia.

@article{Nash1989ChronicCB,
  title={Chronic coxsackie B infection mimicking primary fibromyalgia.},
  author={Peter Nash and Michael D Chard and Brian L. Hazleman},
  journal={The Journal of rheumatology},
  year={1989},
  volume={16 11},
  pages={1506-8}
}
We describe a patient with primary fibromyalgia according to Smythe's criteria who had evidence of chronic infection with Coxsackie virus over a 4-year period. We discuss the association of Coxsackie infection and myalgic syndromes and review the literature. 

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