Topics

Fibromyalgia seems to impair response to biologic drugs in psoriatic arthritis says new research

01:00 EST 4 Dec 2019 | Arthritis Digest

People with psoriatic arthritis who have fibromyalgia too are less likely to respond well to biologic drugs, says interesting research in Rheumatology. Scientists set out to evaluate the impact of fibromyalgia on biologic drugs in 238 people with psoriatic arthritis, 58 of whom also had fibromyalgia. The entire group was started on a biologic drug […]

The post Fibromyalgia seems to impair response to biologic drugs in psoriatic arthritis says new research appeared first on Arthritis Digest.

Original Article: Fibromyalgia seems to impair response to biologic drugs in psoriatic arthritis says new research

NEXT ARTICLE

More From BioPortfolio on "Fibromyalgia seems to impair response to biologic drugs in psoriatic arthritis says new research"

Quick Search

Relevant Topics

Joint Disorders
A joint is where two or more bones come together, like the knee, hip, elbow, or shoulder. Joints can be damaged by many types of injuries or diseases, including Arthritis - inflammation of a joint causes pain, stiffness, and swelling with ...

Fibromyalgia
FMS (fibromyalgia syndrome) is a widespread idiopathic musculoskeletal pain and fatigue disorder, which is chronic. The pain comes from connective tissues, such as muscles, tendons, and ligaments, but not joints and patients describe it as an ache all ov...

Rheumatology
Arthritis Fibromyalgia Gout Lupus Rheumatic Rheumatology is the medical specialty concerned with the diagnosis and management of disease involving joints, tendons, muscles, ligaments and associated structures (Oxford Medical Diction...