Figure 1.

Scheme showing the hormonal pathways implicated in stress and fibromyalgia. GHRH, growth hormone releasing hormone; CRH, corticotrophin releasing hormone; GnRH, gonadotrophin releasing hormone; GH, growth hormone; ACTH, adrenocorticotrophic hormone; FSH, follicle-stimulating hormone; LH, luteinising hormone; DHEA, dehydroepiandrosterone.

Gupta and Silman Arthritis Res Ther 2004 6:98-106   doi:10.1186/ar1176
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