Be cautious when assuming non specific illness

Discussion in 'Fibromyalgia Main Forum' started by IanH, Nov 18, 2014.

  1. IanH

    IanH Active Member

    "That's not chronic Lyme it is Cancer!"

    As the authors conclude: "We are not suggesting that every patient with nonspecific symptoms, such as fatigue, joint pain, or abdominal pain, should be aggressively evaluated for cancer. Rather, we present these cases to demonstrate delays in diagnosis that come from assuming that patients have chronic Lyme disease."