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Does restless leg syndrome and periodic limb movement often occur with fibromyalgia?

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Dr. Ron Jones
Family Medicine

In brief: Yes

It has been my experience that this is true.

In brief: Yes

It has been my experience that this is true.
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Dr. Ron Jones
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Dr. Betty Keller
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Yes

Restless leg syndrome and periodic limb movement often occur with fibromyalgia.
Since we do not understand the cause of these conditions we do not know why they occur together. The one area they have in common is abnormalities of nerve transmission.

In brief: Yes

Restless leg syndrome and periodic limb movement often occur with fibromyalgia.
Since we do not understand the cause of these conditions we do not know why they occur together. The one area they have in common is abnormalities of nerve transmission.
Dr. Betty Keller
Dr. Betty Keller
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