Fibromyalgia Wars

@article{Wolfe2009FibromyalgiaW,
  title={Fibromyalgia Wars},
  author={F. Wolfe},
  journal={The Journal of Rheumatology},
  year={2009},
  volume={36},
  pages={671 - 678}
}
  • F. Wolfe
  • Published 2009
  • Medicine
  • The Journal of Rheumatology
Fibromyalgia (FM) is easy to recognize. Patients diagnosed with it have medically unexplained symptoms (MUS)1 that are often severe and generally include widespread pain, fatigue, sleep disturbance, depressive symptoms, cognitive problems, irritable bowel syndrome, multiple somatic symptoms, and a single partially objective sign — tenderness on palpation2. Representing perhaps 2% to 4% of the adult population3, patients with FM incur substantial direct and indirect medical costs, including high… Expand
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