HC Deb 09 January 2001 vol 360 c526W
14. Jane Griffiths

To ask the Secretary of State for Health what steps his Department is taking to improve early diagnosis of fibromyalgia in children. [142909]

Yvette Cooper

Fibromyalgia can cause considerable pain and disability. It can be difficult to diagnose in children. It is recognised by paediatricians and managed, often in conjunction with orthopaedic colleagues and therapists, as part of local hospital services.

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