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Fibromyalgia is a widespread pain disorder that affects 3.4% of women and 0.5% of men in the U.S.

Wolfe, Frederick, Kathryn Ross, Janice Anderson, I Jon Russell, and Liesi Hebert. The Prevalence and Characteristics of Fibromyalgia in the General Population. Arthritis Rehum. 1995; 38(1): 19-28. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/art.1780380104/abstract

Reference

Title
The Prevalence and Characteristics of Fibromyalgia in the General Population
Publication
Arthritis Rehum
Publication Date
1995
Authors
Wolfe, Frederick, Kathryn Ross, Janice Anderson, I Jon Russell, and Liesi Hebert
Volume & Issue
Volume 38, Issue 1
Pages
19-28
URL
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Categories

  • Cost of Disease
  • Prevalence & Incidence

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