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Screening for Fibromyalgia

The purpose of screening is early diagnosis and treatment. Screening tests are administered to people without current symptoms, but who may be at high risk for certain diseases or conditions.

Screening Guidelines

There are no specific screening guidelines or tests for fibromyalgia.

REFERENCES:

Fibromyalgia. EBSCO DynaMed Plus website. Available at:http://www.dynamed.com/topics/dmp~AN~T116339/Fibromyalgia. Updated September 18, 2016. Accessed October 4, 2016.

Last reviewed September 2017 by Michael Woods, MD, FAAP  Last Updated: 11/21/2017