Symptoms of Fibromyalgia
General information about symptoms of Fibromyalgia: The symptom information on this page attempts to provide a list of some possible symptoms of Fibromyalgia. This symptom information has been gathered from various sources, may not be fully accurate, and may not be the full list of symptoms of Fibromyalgia. Furthermore, symptoms of Fibromyalgia may vary on an individual basis for each patient. Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of symptoms and whether they are indeed symptoms of Fibromyalgia.
List of symptoms of Fibromyalgia: The list of symptoms mentioned in various sources for Fibromyalgia includes:
- Musculoskeletal pain
- Muscle spasms
- Muscle pain
- Tender points - such as neck, spine, shoulders, or hips.
- Sleep disturbances
- Difficulty sleeping
- Morning stiffness
- Irritable bowel syndrome - and the symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome
Symptoms of Fibromyalgia: Fibromyalgia is a chronic disorder characterized by widespread musculoskeletal pain, fatigue, and multiple tender points. "Tender points" refers to tenderness that occurs in precise, localized areas, particularly in the neck, spine, shoulders, and hips. People with fibromyalgia may also experience sleep disturbances, morning stiffness, irritable bowel syndrome, anxiety, and other symptoms. 1
More symptoms of Fibromyalgia: In addition to the above information, to get a full picture of the possible symptoms of this condition and its related conditions, it may be necessary to examine symptoms that may be caused by complications of Fibromyalgia, underlying causes of Fibromyalgia, associated conditions for Fibromyalgia, risk factors for Fibromyalgia, or other related conditions.
Medical articles on symptoms: These general reference articles may be of interest:
1. excerpt from Fibromyalgia: NWHIC
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