Fibromyalgia is a common non-articular disorder of unknown cause characterized by generalized aching (sometimes severe); widespread tenderness of muscles, areas around tendon insertions, and adjacent soft tissues; muscle stiffness; fatigue; mental cloudiness; poor sleep; and a variety of other somatic symptoms. Diagnosis is clinical. Treatment includes exercise, local heat, stress management, drugs to improve sleep, and nonopioid analgesics.
- Track 1-1 Clinical and etiological update
- Track 2-2 Immunological aspects of Fibromyalgia
- Track 3-3 Emerging therapies for fibromyalgia