The presence of fibromyalgia may serve as a clinical sign of a more severe migraine.
Reductions in pain scores in patients with fibromyalgia who used a minimally invasive Angel Touch device for 8 weeks were found in meta-analyses to be comparable to those reported by patients treated with drugs for the condition.
Women with fibromyalgia may be more likely to have comorbid depression and arthritis compared with men.
There may be a bidirectional relationship between fibromyalgia and migraine.
Researchers evaluated the prevalence of clinical and ultrasonographic entheseal involvement in patients with psoriatic arthritis, psoriasis, and fibromyalgia.
Fibromyalgia is notoriously difficult to diagnose, but new research suggests that may soon change.
Investigators compared clinician- and criteria-based diagnosis of fibromyalgia to spot potential diagnostic misclassification of the disease.
There is disagreement between clinical diagnosis and criteria-based diagnosis of fibromyalgia.
The Fibromyalgia Rapid Screening Tool may be reliable for detecting fibromyalgia in patients with chronic daily headache.
For women with fibromyalgia, comorbid posttraumatic stress disorder may contribute to blunted cardiovascular reactivity to stress.