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A syndrome marked by chronic, widespread pain in the muscles and soft tissues with defined points of tenderness and often multiple other symptoms, such as fatigue, sleep disturbance, anxiety, and bowel dysfunction.


(Medicine) a rheumatoid disorder characterized by muscle pain and headaches


(ˌfaɪ brəˈsaɪ tɪs)
a chronic disease syndrome marked by debilitating fatigue, widespread muscular pain, and tenderness at specific points on the body.
[1904; fibrose fibrous, to form fibrous tissue]


, fibromyalgia syndrome
n. fibromialgia, condición crónica generalizada que resulta en dolor y rigidez en los músculos y los tejidos blandos.


n fibromialgia; síndrome crónico de dolor muscular, fatiga y otros malestares
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Patients with fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS) typically have widespread chronic pain and fatigue.
Material and Methods: A total of 55 sexually active women who were admitted to Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation of Antalya Research and Training Hospital and diagnosed with fibromyalgia syndrome according to 1990 and 2010 American College of Rheumatology (ACR) criteria.
Fibromyalgia, or Fibromyalgia Syndrome (FMS), is not a new condition.
Pool exercise combined with an education program for patients with fibromyalgia syndrome.
In 1990 the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) first proposed the current criteria for defining fibromyalgia syndrome.
Because general practitioners are usually not trained to perform this examination, they typically do not make the diagnosis of fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS).
Association between serum ferritin level and fibromyalgia syndrome.
Keywords: fibromyalgia, fibromyalgia syndrome, depression, women, women with fibromyalgia, pain, widespread pain, lyme disease, growth hormone, chronic fatigue, irritable bowel syndrome
This was a pilot study that commenced with only 13 subjects with fibromyalgia syndrome.
announced that preliminary top-line results from a 1,196 patient randomized, three month, double-blind, placebo-controlled pivotal Phase III study demonstrate statistically significant therapeutic effects of milnacipran as a treatment of fibromyalgia syndrome.
I am aware of several studies that have demonstrated a high correlation of mental disorders and fibromyalgia syndrome," Ms.