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Myofascial Pain Syndrome


             Fibromyalgia is often confused with chronic Myofascial Pain Syndrome (MPS), a neuromuscular disorder with achiness in specific areas rather than body-wide as in FMS. It is easier to treat with massage, stretching, and exercise, or even trigger point injections

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Extended Information:

Diagnostic Material
Fibromyalgia and Myofascial Pain Syndrome Resource
John Barnes' Myofascial Release Technique Explained

Dr. Starlanyl's Myofascial Pain Page
National Association of Myofascial Trigger Point Specialists