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    HMS and Fibro?
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    jillylin posted:
    Does anyone here have HMS as well as Fibro? I was in my local library and noticed a new book had come in about Hypermobility Syndrome. When I started reading it, I discovered it has very close links with Fibro. I would be interested in any views about this.

    The book was written by an ex dancer which is partly what caught my eye but as I was reading , lightbulbs were going off every few paragraphs as I was seeing so many links to my own situation. Including the fact the author had a similar experience to my own with her neurologist.

    Jilly in the UK
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    shadowsmom42 responded:
    Hi there. I don't feel that HMS and FMS go together, however, with that said, one can be misdiagnosed.
    Here is a link that you just might find helpful. It's titled "Fibromyalgia/Hypermobility Syndrome and it's by Dr. Faber at the Milwaukee Pain Clinic:
    http://www.milwaukeepainclinic.com/fibromyalgiaHypermobilitySyndrome.asp

    Hope you find this helpful and that it answers any questions you might have. Take care! - Terry
     
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    Olivia_WebMD_Staff responded:
    Hi Jilly!

    This would be a great question for the expert and members on our Fibromyalgia Community .

    I hope you'll post there and get to know everyone.

    Take care,
    Olivia


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