HEALTH RESEARCH

Fibromyalgia Quiz

By Sinovic, Dianna 
 | 
May 01, 2018

How Much Do You Know About Fibromyalgia?

Fibromyalgia affects about 5 million Americans. Women of childbearing age are most likely to have fibromyalgia, but it can affect men, children, and older women, as well. Test your knowledge of fibromyalgia by taking this quiz.

1. What is fibromyalgia?
2. What are some of the symptoms?
3. How does fibromyalgia affect people?
4. What causes the condition?
5. Sleep problems are an important part of fibromyalgia. What happens?
6. Other conditions can mimic fibromyalgia. Which of these must healthcare providers rule out to diagnose it?
7. Which of these is most likely to help if you have fibromyalgia?

Updated:  

May 01, 2018

Sources:  

Clinical manifestations and diagnosis of fibromyalgia in adults. UpToDate., Initial treatment of fibromyalgia in adults. UpToDate.

Reviewed By:  

Freeborn, Donna, PhD, CNM, FNP,Horowitz, Diane, MD