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Online blood test to prove fibromyalgia?

jme123jjme123 Posts: 27
edited 12/17/2018 - 4:45 AM in Fibromyalgia

Im not sure if I can post the link to the website but the site says "EpicGenetics' FM/a® Test is an FDA-compliant blood test that has been in use since 2012 and has successfully diagnosed patients with fibromyalgia from around the world. This simple blood test recognizes the immune system’s multi-biomarkers which are unique to fibromyalgia.". 

Does anyone know anything about this, or if it would be worth while looking into to rule out fibromyalgia? I believe you get a blood sample ordered from your doctor then send it to them and says test has 93% accuracy.



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  • memerainboltmemerainbolt IndianaPosts: 6,478

    And how much does this cost??!! Please don't do that. Would you actually send your blood to someone you do not know or trust?
    I have fibro too, have had it almost 30 yrs. It's your symptoms, the side effects and an 18 point system that determines if you have it. And a good doctor!! Don't believe everything you read on the internet.

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  • dilaurodilauro ConnecticutPosts: 13,584

    Doctors can't detect it in your blood or see it on an X-ray.
    Because there is no test for fibromyalgia, your doctor must rely solely on your clinical symptoms to make a diagnosis.

    Ron DiLauro Veritas-Health Forums Manager
    I am not a medical professional. I comment on personal experiences 
  • Since you said on another thread that you have a potential disability case I’d ask a disability lawyer whether the test you mention and its results could be considered/recognized in a disability claim.

    If the results aren’t recognized by doctors or SSD administrators then I think it would be a waste of time and money.

    Maybe you would agree. Not sure.

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