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Fibromyalgia may occur post-COVID

In a recent study published in the journal PLoS ONE, researchers investigate the incidence of fibromyalgia (FM) syndrome among individuals hospitalized due to severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection. Study: The possible onset of fibromyalgia following acute COVID-19 infection. Image Credit:…

COVID-19 outcomes in Rituximab treated patients

Rituximab-treated patients with autoimmune diseases have been reported to have reduced immunogenicity for COVID-19 vaccines. There is, however, limited data on the incidence and severity of breakthrough infections (BTI) among patients with specific rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases. A new report…