Temporomandibular disorders and fibromyalgia: Comorbid conditions?

Thomas P. Sollecito, Eric T. Stoopler, Scott S. DeRossi, Susan Silverton

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Temporomandibular disorders (TMDs) and fibromyalgia (FM) are two clinical conditions prevalent in today's society. Many individuals suffer from chronic pain in various muscle groups, including the muscles of mastication. Previously, TMDs and FM were thought to be separate, unrelated clinical entities. New research has shown a possible link between the two conditions; this article sheds light on possible correlations between them.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)184-187
Number of pages4
JournalGeneral dentistry
Issue number2
StatePublished - Mar 1 2003

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dentistry(all)


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