Fibromyalgia Quiz

Fibromyalgia is a fairly common condition, affecting about 8% of the United States population. There is a hereditary component to the disease and it can run in families. Very little is known about fibromyalgia other than it is a chronic, centralized pain sensitivity, which can result in diffused joint and muscle pain in the absence of inflammation. If you have questions about Fibromyalgia - speak to one of our Sarasota, Fort Myers, or Oviedo pain management physicians. 

 

Test your knowledge of fibromyalgia with the quiz below.

 

  1.  Which of the following may be a symptom of fibromyalgia?
  1. Joint and muscle aches
  2. Fatigue
  3. Headaches
  4. Sleep disturbances
  5. All of the above

 

  1.  True or false:

Young men have the highest risk for fibromyalgia.

 

  1. True or false:

Misdiagnosing fibromyalgia as another disease is common.

 

  1. True or false:

No blood test exist to diagnose fibromyalgia.





 

Check out the answers below:

  1. e.
  2. False
  3. True
  4. True

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