Fibromyalgia and obesity: A comprehensive systematic review and meta-analysis.

@article{DOnghia2021FibromyalgiaAO,
  title={Fibromyalgia and obesity: A comprehensive systematic review and meta-analysis.},
  author={Martina D’Onghia and Jacopo Ciaffi and Lucia Lisi and Luana Mancarella and Susan Cragg Ricci and N. Stefanelli and Riccardo Meliconi and Francesco Ursini},
  journal={Seminars in arthritis and rheumatism},
  year={2021},
  volume={51 2},
  pages={
          409-424
        }
}
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