Fibromyalgia

  • Izaz ur Rahman EditorDepartment of Physiology, Saidu Medical College, Saidu Sharif, Swat

Abstract

Fibromyalgia is a chronic widespread pain disorder affecting individuals of different age groups, sex and socio cultural background. It is estimated to affect 2-5% of western population. Fibromyalgia is a chronic non inflammatory, non-autoimmune central afferent processing disorder leading to a diffuse pain syndrome. The symptoms include widespread pain, fatigue, stiffness and sleep disturbance, cognitive problems and mood disorders (anxiety, depression or both)
Published
2022-03-12
How to Cite
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Rahman I ur. Fibromyalgia. J Saidu Med Coll Swat [Internet]. 2022Mar.12 [cited 2022May27];12(1):1-. Available from: http://jsmc.pk/index.php/jsmc/article/view/698