Fibromyalgia is a chronic disorder, characterized by widespread pain and tenderness, that may affect more than five million US adults. On The Doctors, Chief Medical Officer Freda Lewis-Hall, M.D. discusses this complex, misunderstood condition and steps to help manage it. Visit to learn more. Today we will be doing an update regarding the association between fibromyalgia and small fiber peripheral neuropathy. Though we have discussed this topic in the past, we feel it is timely to review the newest information in the field and discuss what this means for the fibromyalgia sufferer.