Fibromyalgia Treatment is treatment of chronic pain syndrome, which is often accompanied by widespread muscle pain, sleep disturbance and fatigue. It is a musculoskeletal system disease that has widespread pain, especially in the back, neck, shoulders and in the hips. It is most common between the ages of 25 and 55 years, and is more common in women than men, although it can be seen in all ages and both cinste.
It is a chronic disease that does not lead to limitation of movement in joints but disrupts the quality of life of the person. Although the cause of the disease is unknown, it is related to many situations such as stress, anxiety, depression, heavy work temposu, damp environment, sleep disorders, long term computer use.
Signs and symptoms that constitute the clinical picture in fibromyalgia syndrome are very diverse. The underlying signs and symptoms are chronic widespread pain and tender points in certain areas. Fatigue, sleep disturbance, subjective swelling, numbness, dizziness, weakness are very common symptoms of the disease. Blood tests and radiological examinations are normal. The diagnosis of fibromyalgia is by anemny and clinical examination.
It is very important to inform and educate the patient about the disease as it is in every disease. It must be said that the patient's illness is "real" but not a deforming or disabling disease. Pain medicines, antidepressants, muscle relaxants and sleep regulating drugs are used according to the patient's condition in the treatment of fibromyalgia. Physical therapy agents and exercise programs are the most important part of the treatment. Also ozone therapy, acupuncture and trigger point injections applied in our clinic are very effective in fibromyalgia.