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Chronic Myofascial Pain (CMP)
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Mar 26th, 2019 - What is chronic myofascial pain (CMP)? Chronic myofascial pain (CMP), also called myofascial pain syndrome, is a painful condition that affects the muscles and the sheath of the tissue — called the fascia — that surround the muscles. CMP can involve a single muscle or a group of muscles. Is chronic myofascial pain (CMP) the same thing as fibromyalgia syndrome? No, but CMP may resemble fibromyal...

Fibromyalgia - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/fibromyalgia/symptoms-causes/syc-20354780

Aug 10th, 2017 - Overview Fibromyalgia is a disorder characterized by widespread musculoskeletal pain accompanied by fatigue, sleep, memory and mood issues. Researchers believe that fibromyalgia amplifies painful sensations by affecting the way your brain processes pain signals. Symptoms sometimes begin after a physical trauma, surgery, infection or significant psychological stress. In other cases, symptoms gra...

Fibromyalgia - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/fibromyalgia/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20354785

Aug 10th, 2017 - Diagnosis In the past, doctors would check 18 specific points on a person's body to see how many of them were painful when pressed firmly. Newer guidelines don't require a tender point exam. Instead, a fibromyalgia diagnosis can be made if a person has had widespread pain for more than three months — with no underlying medical condition that could cause the pain. Blood tests While there is no l...

Juvenile fibromyalgia - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/juvenile-fibromyalgia/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20374060

Apr 28th, 2014 - Diagnosis The diagnosis of juvenile fibromyalgia is made clinically and is based on a history of chronic, generalized pain and associated features (fatigue, sleep disturbances, headache and depression), a physical examination that demonstrates the presence of tender points and excludes other diagnoses, and negative or normal laboratory tests. Although the American College of Rheumatology criter...

Juvenile fibromyalgia - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/juvenile-fibromyalgia/symptoms-causes/syc-20374053

Apr 28th, 2014 - Overview Fibromyalgia is a disorder characterized by widespread musculoskeletal pain accompanied by fatigue, sleep and mood issues. Researchers believe that fibromyalgia amplifies painful sensations by affecting the way your brain processes pain signals. Fibromyalgia is commonly thought of as a condition that affects adults. However, fibromyalgia also occurs in children and adolescents. Estimat...

Fibromyalgia
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Oct 21st, 1998 - What is fibromyalgia? Fibromyalgia is chronic condition that causes pain all over the body, fatigue, and other symptoms. People with fibromyalgia may be more sensitive to pain than people who don't have it. This is called abnormal pain perception processing. What causes fibromyalgia? The exact cause of fibromyalgia is unknown. Researchers think that certain things might contribute to its cause:...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/juvenile-fibromyalgia/symptoms-causes/syc-20374053?p=1

ew Fibromyalgia is a disorder characterized by widespread musculoskeletal pain accompanied by fatigue, sleep and mood issues. Researchers believe that fibromyalgia amplifies painful sensations by affecting the way your brain processes pain signals. Fibromyalgia is commonly thought of as a condition that affects adults. However, fibromyalgia also occurs in children and adolescents. Estimates sug...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/fibromyalgia/symptoms-causes/syc-20354780?p=1

ew Fibromyalgia is a disorder characterized by widespread musculoskeletal pain accompanied by fatigue, sleep, memory and mood issues. Researchers believe that fibromyalgia amplifies painful sensations by affecting the way your brain processes pain signals. Symptoms sometimes begin after a physical trauma, surgery, infection or significant psychological stress. In other cases, symptoms gradually...

Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/juvenile-fibromyalgia/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20374060?p=1

sis The diagnosis of juvenile fibromyalgia is made clinically and is based on a history of chronic, generalized pain and associated features (fatigue, sleep disturbances, headache and depression), a physical examination that demonstrates the presence of tender points and excludes other diagnoses, and negative or normal laboratory tests. Although the American College of Rheumatology criteria for...

Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/fibromyalgia/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20354785?p=1

sis In the past, doctors would check 18 specific points on a person's body to see how many of them were painful when pressed firmly. Newer guidelines don't require a tender point exam. Instead, a fibromyalgia diagnosis can be made if a person has had widespread pain for more than three months — with no underlying medical condition that could cause the pain. Blood tests While there is no lab tes...

Musculoskeletal Pain
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/14526-musculoskeletal-pain

What is musculoskeletal pain? Musculoskeletal pain affects the bones, muscles, ligaments, tendons, and nerves. It can be acute (having a rapid onset with severe symptoms) or chronic (long-lasting). Musculoskeletal pain can be localized in one area, or widespread. Lower back pain is the most common type of musculoskeletal pain. Other common types include tendonitis, myalgia (muscle pain), and st...

Chronic Myofascial Pain (CMP)
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/10437-chronic-myofascial-pain-cmp

What is chronic myofascial pain (CMP)? Chronic myofascial pain (CMP), also called myofascial pain syndrome, is a painful condition that affects the muscles and the sheath of the tissue — called the fascia — that surround the muscles. CMP can involve a single muscle or a group of muscles. Is chronic myofascial pain (CMP) the same thing as fibromyalgia syndrome? No, but CMP may resemble fibromyal...

Tendinitis Causes, Symptoms, & Treatment
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/10919-tendinitis

Tendinitis Overview What is tendinitis? Tendinitis (or tendonitis) is an inflammation or irritation of a tendon. Tendinitis can be either acute or chronic in nature. Tendinitis most often is caused by repetitive, minor impact on the affected area, or from a sudden, more serious injury. Who gets tendinitis? Anyone can get tendinitis. However, it's more common in those who do repetitive activitie...