What is it?

Fibromyalgia is a pathological condition of the nervous system that causes patients to experience pain all over their body.

What causes it?

The cause of fibromyalgia is largely unknown, but it is strongly associated with stress and untreated anxiety/depression.

How can it be treated?

Treatment for fibromyalgia involves a multimodal approach that consists of physical therapy, medication management, and psychological therapy. Many patients with fibromyalgia do not respond well to interventional procedures.