What is it about?
The present case study describes the long-term symptomatic remission in a patient with fibromyalgia (FM) after multimodal spinal manipulation.
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Why is it important?
Widespread pain in Fibromyalgia can lead to confused thinking and a lack of awareness of cervical spondylosis. In this example, it is assumed that the noxious cervical inputs triggered an ongoing FM process. Chiropractic treatment blocked noxious inputs coming from pain sources, corrected pain thresholds, and lowered excitability, thereby eradicating FM symptoms.
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This page is a summary of: Cervical Spondylosis as a Hidden Contributing Factor to Fibromyalgia: A Case Report, International Medical Case Reports Journal, November 2022, Taylor & Francis, DOI: 10.2147/imcrj.s382872.
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