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  • Writer's pictureJesse Anoraj

What is the difference between myofascial pain syndrome and fibromyalgia?

Updated: Dec 26, 2022

Myofascial pain syndrome should not be confused with fibromyalgia, which has similar symptoms. Fibromyalgia is a chronic condition that causes pain and tenderness throughout the body — not just in particular areas — and does not include trigger points. For more information, see the Made for This Moment fibromyalgia page.