Chronic fatigue may refer to:
- Chronic fatigue, a long-term state of physical or mental exhaustion, a symptom of many chronic illnesses
- Chronic fatigue syndrome, an illness of unknown cause comprising post-exertional malaise, unrefreshing sleep, widespread muscle and joint pain, sore throat, cognitive difficulties, and chronic, often severe, mental and physical exhaustion, for a minimum of six months, not due to ongoing exertion, not substantially relieved by rest, and not due to any other medical condition
Other articles related to "chronic fatigue, fatigue":
... Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) is an illness with a long history of controversies ... There has been much disagreement over the pathophysiology of chronic fatigue syndrome, how it should be diagnosed, and how to treat it ... years in different parts of the world, and the name chronic fatigue syndrome is criticized by many patient groups that say the name trivializes the illness ...
... The Chronic Fatigue Immune Dysfunction Syndrome Association of America is an association dedicated to ending CFIDS, also known as Chronic fatigue syndrome and myalgic ...
... the 1994 research guidelines proposed by the "International Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Study Group", led by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ... Clinically evaluated, unexplained, persistent or relapsing chronic fatigue that is of new or definite onset (has not been lifelong) is not the result of ongoing exertion is not substantially alleviated by ... during 6 or more consecutive months of illness and must not have predated the fatigue self-reported impairment in short-term memory or concentration severe enough to cause substantial ...
... of an Infectious Retrovirus, XMRV, in Blood Cells of Patients with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome" ... functional features of the 37-kDa 2-5A-dependent RNase L in chronic fatigue syndrome" ... HHV-6 reactivation in multiple sclerosis (MS) and chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) patients" ...
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