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- n. See fibromyalgia.
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- n. local inflammation of muscle and connective tissue
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OTHER NAMES: fibromyositis; fibrositis; myofascial pain syndrome.
A lso called fibromyalgia syndrome, fibromyositis, fibrositis. www.
But although some research suggests that bee venom given by injection may be effective in treating tendonitis, fibromyositis, and rheumatoid arthritis, among other conditions, the results are not conclusive.