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Is pain the most common symptom of fibromyalgia?

17 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
Ophthalmology
6 doctors agree

In brief: Yes, it's a spectrum

that pain seems to be an overriding component.

In brief: Yes, it's a spectrum

that pain seems to be an overriding component.
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
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Dr. Laurence Badgley
General Practice
5 doctors agree

In brief: Yes & insomnia

? of most common fibromyalgia (FM) symptom. Pain & sleep disorder vie for position of most prevalent FM symptom. Sufferers commonly have constant & arousing pain in bed.
When they lie down their pelvic and shoulder girdles are torqued by sleep surface ground forces conjoined with gravity so that ligaments & other soft tissues of these anatomical regions become biomechanical pain generators.

In brief: Yes & insomnia

? of most common fibromyalgia (FM) symptom. Pain & sleep disorder vie for position of most prevalent FM symptom. Sufferers commonly have constant & arousing pain in bed.
When they lie down their pelvic and shoulder girdles are torqued by sleep surface ground forces conjoined with gravity so that ligaments & other soft tissues of these anatomical regions become biomechanical pain generators.
Dr. Laurence Badgley
Dr. Laurence Badgley
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Dr. PHILIP WALLER
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Pain and fatigue and insomnia tend to be the most common complaints of fibromyalgia patients.

In brief: Yes

Pain and fatigue and insomnia tend to be the most common complaints of fibromyalgia patients.
Dr. PHILIP WALLER
Dr. PHILIP WALLER
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Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Muscular pain is the most common symptom of fibromyalgia.

In brief: Yes

Muscular pain is the most common symptom of fibromyalgia.
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
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