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“The two illnesses have a number of symptoms in common, including

musculoskeletal pain,
fatigue,
headache,
cognitive dysfunction, and
mood disturbance.”

Quoted from script

These kind of misdiagnoses are likely to occur as Fibro stmptoms are the same as many other illnesses too.

If you don’t feel you have been given the right diagnosis speak to your GP and keep pushing until you get answers, but please do it nicely! Getting angry with your doctors can create a lot of negative repercussions 😉

EDS and Chronic Pain News & Info

Is Hyperparathyroidism Sometimes Misdiagnosed as Fibromyalgia? – July 2014

Editor’s Comment: A new study presented at the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons 2014 Annual Meeting suggests that a subset of patients diagnosed with fibromyalgia may actually have unrecognized hyperparathyroidism.

The two illnesses have a number of symptoms in common, including

  • musculoskeletal pain,
  • fatigue,
  • headache,
  • cognitive dysfunction, and
  • mood disturbance.

Is Hyperparathyroidism Misdiagnosed as Fibromyalgia?

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