Definition of fibromyalgia in English:


Syllabification: fi·bro·my·al·gia
Pronunciation: /ˌfībrōmīˈalj(ē)ə


  • A chronic disorder characterized by widespread musculoskeletal pain, fatigue, and tenderness in localized areas.
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    • The definitive differentiation between myofascial pain syndrome and fibromyalgia is made by physical examination.
    • There may even be groups for specific types of chronic pain, such as arthritis, fibromyalgia or irritable bowel syndrome.
    • It can be used for a variety of conditions like migraine headaches or fibromyalgia, even cancer pain or inflammatory bowel disease.

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