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Impaired lung transfer factor (DLCO) in fibromyalgia (FM) syndrome.

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Posted 30 June 2016 - 07:51 AM

Impaired lung transfer factor (DLCO) in fibromyalgia (FM) syndrome.

 

FM impairs DLCO mainly as a result of a reduction in vital capacity (Vc), and that this defect is inversely proportional to the severity of the dysfunction suggesting a relationship between impaired DLCO and autonomic nerve dysfunction. Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology Online, 05/06/2016. (Also see Fibromyalgia)

 

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