Pain characteristics in fibromyalgia: understanding the multiple dimensions of pain

@article{Plazier2014PainCI,
  title={Pain characteristics in fibromyalgia: understanding the multiple dimensions of pain},
  author={Mark Plazier and Jan Ost and Ga{\"e}tane Stassijns and Dirk De Ridder and Sven Vanneste},
  journal={Clinical Rheumatology},
  year={2014},
  volume={34},
  pages={775-783}
}
Fibromyalgia is a common disease with a high economic burden. The etiology of this disease remains unclear, as there are no specific abnormalities on clinical or technical examinations. Evidence suggests that central pain sensitization at the brain pain matrix might be involved. Understanding the pain characteristics of this disease is of importance both… CONTINUE READING