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What is the difference between fibromyalgia and myofascial pain syndrome?

Asked by B. Wright, Last updated: Jan 01, 2020

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P. Micah

P. Micah

Answered Nov 19, 2019

Fibromyalgia refers to the concentration of muscle pains and connective tissue in several parts of the body. On the other hand, myofascial pain syndrome is usually associated with tenderness and musculoskeletal pain located on one or two spots. These infections are usually seen in the female sex. However, the main cause or causes of...Read More
 

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O. Bickis, Corporate employee, MBA, Stockton

Answered Jun 18, 2019

Fibromyalgia and myofascial pain syndrome are different in some ways. However, both bring about discomfort in the body. Fibromyalgia pain syndrome, as the name suggests, is characterized by pains in some parts of the body, particularly in the muscles and the connecting tissues. A lot has been said about the possible causes of fibromyalgia pain...Read More
 

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