like stiffness in hands, shooting nerve pain in extremities, return of RLS (used to be Gabapentin helped this). I can't write with pen/pencil because I'm unable to keep ahold due to stiffness and pain. What could this be?
It may simply be your Fibromyalgia flaring in a new way or it could be this additional information in combination with your other medical information, could lead to a new or additional diagnosis. You need to see your Rheumatologist and should also look into rheumatoid arthritis and see if your symptoms fit - it sounds like a potential RA progression as fibromyalgia is frequently an initial diagnosis; but so are other conditions so do get checked.
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