100 possible FM symptoms?

Discussion in 'Fibromyalgia Main Forum' started by amy24co, Jan 11, 2006.

  1. amy24co

    amy24co New Member

    can anyone tell me where the list of 100 possible FM stmptoms went? It used to show up when I signed on. I wanted to print this out for a friend. I have FM and I believe she might also. Wanted her to read this.....can anyone help? thanks!.......Amy
  2. JLH

    JLH New Member

    See a post I just put up -- they are NOT symptoms, but ways of coping with fibro. You can find these at www.fms-help.com
  3. JLH

    JLH New Member

    Here's another fibro symptoms list .......

    "New" List of Fibro Symptoms - f/Dr. Devin Starlanyl's Book

    I found this List of Fibro Symptoms during my research.

    It is supposed to be the list of symptoms in Dr. Devin Starlanyl's 2004 book titled "FIBROMYALGIA & CHRONIC MYOFASCIAL PAIN: A PATIENT REVIEW".

    This list is in the order of the complaints he has received, from the most, down to the least. Soooooo interesting!

    Remember...from the most complaints to the least...in that order. You might be surprised.

    1. Post-nasal drip.(YEP!)
    2. Fatigue
    3. Sleep unrestorative
    4. Short term memory impairment
    5. Trouble concentrating

    6. Sensitivity to cold
    7. Morning stiffness
    8. Numbness/tingling
    9. Difficulty getting out known words
    10. Muscle twitching

    11. Nail ridges
    12. Difficult handwriting/pain
    13. Headaches
    14. Irritable bowel
    15. Mood swings

    16. Weak ankles
    17. Carb. cravings
    18. Unaccountable irritability
    19. Stair climbing problems
    20. Irritable bladder

    21. Tinnitus (ear sounds)
    22. Dizziness when head turns fast.
    23. Chocolate cravings
    24. Sensitivity to odors
    25. Confused states

    26. Sick sinus syndrome
    27. Sensory overload
    28. Jaw snapping & pain
    29. Sensitivity to light
    30. Bloating

    31. Buckling knees
    32. Swollen glands
    33. Cries easily.....(who wouldn't??)
    34. Vision perception problems
    35. Weight gain

    36. Free-floating anxiety
    37. Hypoglycemic symptoms
    38. Shortness of breath
    39. Problems holding arms over head
    40. Directional disorientation..(where am I??)

    41. Sciatica
    42. Reflux esophagitis/heartburn
    43. Low back pain
    44. Balance problems/staggering gait
    45. Diffuse swelling

    46. Growing pains
    47. Sensitivity to humidity
    48. Sensitivity to pressure changes
    49. Heart attack like pain
    50. Nausea

    51. Sore throat
    52. Difficulty swallowing
    53. Sensitivity to mold/yeast
    54. Delayed reactions to overdoing it
    55. Night driving difficulty

    56. Unexplained toothaches
    57. Panic attacks
    58. Leg cramps-lower
    59. Sensitivity to heat
    60. Itchy ears

    61. Weak/painful grip
    62. FMS/MPS foot pain
    63. Groin pain
    64. Allergies
    65. Cramps (GI)

    66. Itchy rashes
    67. Pelvic pain
    68. Breast pain
    69. Shin-splint-type pain
    70. Menstrual problems

    71. Vision blurry
    72. Drooling in sleep-(that's what it says!)
    73. Carpal-tunnel-like pain
    74. Migraines
    75. Vision changing

    76. Hyper-sensitive nipples
    77. Meralgia paresthetica (numbness /tingling outer thigh
    78. Myoclonus (muscle movements/jerks/night)
    79. Tight hamstrings
    80. Restless leg syndrome

    81. Electromagnetic sensitivity
    82. PMS
    83. Sore spot on top of head
    84. Tight Achilles tendon
    85. Fibrocystic breasts

    86. Botherd by pressure of glasses/headbands/coats
    87. Hands hurt in cold water
    88. Leg cramps-upper
    89. Feeling continued movement in car after stopping
    90. Stripe/check patterns cause dizziness

    91. Teeth grinding while asleep
    92. Painful intercourse
    93. Mottled skin
    94. Heartbeat rapid
    95. Thumb pain/tingling numbness

    96. Appendicitis -like pain
    97. Thick secretions
    98. Depression
    99. Irregular heartbeat
    100. Sweats

    101. Bruising
    102. Scars easily
    103. First steps in morning like walking on nails
    104. Leg cramps
    105. Unable to recognize familiar surroundings

    106. Ear Aches
    107. Morton's Foot
    108. Weakness
    109. Heartbeat fluttery
    110. Lack of endurance

    111. Stiff neck...(what I have right now!) :(
    112. Tilted feeling when cornering in car
    113. Eye/ear pain-dysfunction
    114. Disrupted fat metabolism
    115. Normal low temperature

    116. Vision double
    117. Chest tightness
    118. Motor coordination problems
    119. Chronic cough
    120. Sensitivity to environment

    121. Night sweats
    122. Sensitivity to blackfly /mosquito bites
    123. Chest pain
    124. Adrenalin surges
    125. Nails that curve under

    126. Weight loss..(I wish!!!))
    127. Vision "floaters"
    128. Deep hip pain
    129. Immune dysfunction
    130. Raynauds'Syndrome

    131. Hair loss
    132. Sleep Apnea
    133. Belly fat pad. (Is THAT what that is?!?)
    134. Burping
    135. Eye dysfunction

    136. Ingrown hairs
    137. Tennis elbow
    138. Hears florescent lites
    139. Choking on saliva
    140. Ear Dysfunction

    141. Impotence. (This woke up any guys reading this I'm sure!)
    142. Eye pain
    143. Sicca
    144. Ear stuffy
    145. Ear pain

    I don't have this book to vertify this, but maybe somebody here does and they can veryify that this did come from his book!
  4. amy24co

    amy24co New Member

    thanks for this.....it STILL blows my mind when I read these. to actually have an explanation for these bizarre things I've had all my life!!!!! yehaw, I'm not crazy after all.......
    Amy