Fibromyalgia: The gastrointestinal link

@article{Wallace2004FibromyalgiaTG,
  title={Fibromyalgia: The gastrointestinal link},
  author={D. Wallace and D. Hallegua},
  journal={Current Pain and Headache Reports},
  year={2004},
  volume={8},
  pages={364-368}
}
Patients with fibromyalgia (FM) frequently have gastrointestinal symptoms and signs. This article critically reviews the available literature and concludes the following: evidence that inflammatory bowel disease is associated with FM is contradictory, but should be looked for in patients taking concomitant steroids; patients diagnosed with celiac disease often have a history of FM or irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) that may or may not be present; reflux, nonulcer dyspepsia, and noncardiac chest… Expand
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