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what kind of pain is fibromalgia

A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
47 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: Since a syndrome is a combination of body alterations that fit a pattern, that is an appropriate term for fibromyalgia.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Any, better than -: Anything better than none. I would always recommend mixed aerobic/resistance, and circuit weight traing fits the bill. But if choosing one, an aerobi ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marci Dietrich
40 years experience Bariatrics
Fibromyalgia: The diagnosis of fibro. Is often what we call a "diagnosis of exclusion" meaning that appropriate labwork, radiology exams, specialist exams, have bee ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Rosenthal
35 years experience Pain Management
No need special diet: Just a health diet with plenty of fruits and vegetables along with daily exercise is the best advise for living with any chronically painful condition ... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: Transient dystonia is usually seen in premature infants and very rarely in full term infants. It can be difficult to differentiate from several other ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dia Arpon
Dr. Dia Arpon answered
25 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: lyrica, savella, (milnacipran) 5 hydroxytryptaphan herbal supplement, cymbalta, exercise
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Dr. Kevin Considine
29 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: Often fibromyalgia is a very ambiguous condition to treat but there are treatments available like savella, (milnacipran) Cymbalta and other chronic pa ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
32 years experience Neurology
Cause unknown: Though there is suspicion that fibromyalgia is likely a disease of CNS origin the truth is the jury is still far from back with that decision. So, un ... Read More
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Fibromyalgia.: While there are medications currently approved for treatment of Fibromyalgia (Cymbalta, Lyrica, (pregabalin) Savella), you'd want to start with regula ... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mitchell Cohn
34 years experience Pain Management
Osteopathic Doctor: Your complex issues should be addressed both separately & as a unit. Chronic disorders often cause depression. All ailments & your physical & emotiona ... Read More
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