Facts and myths pertaining to fibromyalgia

  title={Facts and myths pertaining to fibromyalgia},
  author={Winfried H{\"a}user and M A Fitzcharles},
  booktitle={Dialogues in clinical neuroscience},
Fibromyalgia (FM) is characterized by chronic widespread pain, unrefreshing sleep, physical exhaustion, and cognitive difficulties. It occurs in all populations throughout the world, with prevalence between 2% and 4% in general populations. Definition, pathogenesis, diagnosis, and treatment of FM remain points of contention, with some even contesting its… CONTINUE READING

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