TABLE 1 

Demographic characteristics of the human subject participants

CharacteristicsFibromyalgia Syndrome (n = 84)Healthy Controls (n = 20)
Gender (% female)100%75%
Age range (mean years)28-64 (47.94 ± 11.18)25-65 (38.15 ± 10.62)
Ethnicity90% Caucasian100% Caucasian
Pain severity (mean PVAS)67.7 mmNot applicable
  • PVAS, Pain Visual Analog Scale.