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31P-MR Spectroscopy of Muscle in Patients with Fibromyalgia

  • A. C. de Blécourt
  • M. H. van Rijswijk
  • R. F. Wolf
  • R. L. Kamman
  • E. L. Mooyaart
Conference paper

Abstract

In general, patients with fibromyalgia suffer from non-articular chronic pain and stiffness. A typical feature is the finding of so-called tender points on physical examination [1].

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Copyright information

© Dr. Dietrich Steinkopff Verlag, GmbH & Co. KG, Darmstadt 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. C. de Blécourt
    • 1
    • 3
  • M. H. van Rijswijk
    • 1
  • R. F. Wolf
    • 1
  • R. L. Kamman
    • 2
  • E. L. Mooyaart
    • 2
  1. 1.Dep. of RheumatologyUniversity Hospital GroningenNetherlands
  2. 2.Dep. of Magnetic ResonanceUniversity Hospital GroningenNetherlands
  3. 3.Rheumaklinik Abt. Innere MedizinUniversitätsspital GroningenGroningenThe Netherlands

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