This is a kind of disorder characterized by chronic widespread pain and allodynia, a heightened and painful response to pressure. With fibromyalgia syndrome, the following symptoms commonly occur together:
The cause of fibromyalgia is currently unknown. Some causes may be:
Abnormal serotonin metabolism
Deficient growth and hormone secretion
The Department of Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation offers a unique experience by combining clinical expertise with an integrated approach to treat fibromyalgia from medications to ease pain, fatigue, and sleep problems to physical therapy, relaxation modalities, and regular exercises.