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Severe muscular pain on arms, wrists and hands, fatigue, nausea. Do I have fibromyalgia?

I have very severe muscle pain for the past 5 days. The muscles that are affected are my upper arms, lower arms, wrists and hands including my palms. My lower back, my shoulders, around my thoracic regions. I have been feeling very tired and lethargic, and very tearful since this episode. I also feel nauseous with the constant pain. My GP said I have fibromylagia 5 years ago, but I have not been tested for it. My shins and legs and feet also pain me. Even the soles of my feet and the palms of my hands.
Asked On : Fri, 12 Apr 2013
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Hello, there is no as such any test for fibromyalgia. Only some diagnostic criteria are there and other causes are to be excluded by a set of investigations. As you were pain free 5 days back chances of fibromyalgia are very less. Just take some analgesic and consult a doctor for clinical and diagnostic check up to solve the issue. Thank you
Answered: Sat, 13 Apr 2013
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