Research teams find widespread inflammation in the brains of fibromyalgia patients PET imaging study
Updated: Nov 19, 2018
Public Release from Massachusetts General 27 September 2018
A study by Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) researchers - collaborating with a team at the Karolinska Institutet in Sweden - has documented for the first time widespread inflammation in the brains of patients with the poorly understood condition called fibromyalgia. Their report has been published online in the journal Brain, Behavior and Immunity.