The problem in differentiation between psoriatic-related polyenthesitis and fibromyalgia

  title={The problem in differentiation between psoriatic-related polyenthesitis and fibromyalgia},
  author={Antonio Marchesoni and Gabriele De Marco and Mira Merashli and Frank Mckenna and Ilaria Tinazzi and Helena Marzo-Ortega and Dennis G McGonagle},
The recognition of the primacy of enthesitis in animal models of spondyloarthritis and the prevalence of clinically occult enthesopathy in psoriatic subjects and of persistent joint pain in PsA subjects who have ostensibly good reduction of joint swelling under biological therapy has highlighted the potential impact of polyenthesitis in psoriatic disease. In daily practice, the formal demonstration of enthesitis is challenging for the following reasons: the relatively avascular nature of… 

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