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How often should I see my doctor if I have fibromyalgia?

Every case of fibromyalgia is unique, so let your symptoms be your guide to determining how often you need to see your doctor. If your fibromyalgia symptoms are under control, you may only need routine check-ups. But if you are struggling with pain, fatigue, and other persistent symptoms of fibromyalgia, more frequent office visits may be necessary. Fibromyalgia can be a challenge to treat, but receiving the proper medical care is essential for your quality of life. There are new treatments available for fibromyalgia, so see your doctor as often as necessary to get control over your symptoms.

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