The classification of fibromyalgia syndrome

@article{Mller2007TheCO,
  title={The classification of fibromyalgia syndrome},
  author={W. M{\"u}ller and E. Schneider and T. Stratz},
  journal={Rheumatology International},
  year={2007},
  volume={27},
  pages={1005-1010}
}
As has been shown by a number of working groups, primary fibromyalgia syndrome does not represent a single clinical entity. It is possible to distinguish between a subgroup with high pain sensitivity and no associated psychiatric condition, a second and a third subgroup characterized by depression associated with fibromyalgia syndrome, and a fourth group with somatoform pain disorder of the fibromyalgia type. Mild inflammatory processes must be considered as the cause in the first group, while… Expand
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