Fibromyalgia hindering RA gains

More than a third of patients with rheumatoid arthritis are also dealing with additional symptoms of fibromyalgia, new Australian research has shown. A study of 117 rheumatoid arthritis patients found 33% met 1990 American College of Rheumatology (ACR) criteria for a diagnosis of fibromyalgia and 42% met the 2011 criteria. Dr Emma Guymer, from the ...

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