A status report on chronic fatigue syndrome.

@article{Natelson2002ASR,
  title={A status report on chronic fatigue syndrome.},
  author={B. H. Natelson and Gudrun Lange},
  journal={Environmental Health Perspectives},
  year={2002},
  volume={110},
  pages={673 - 677}
}
Medical history has shown that clinical disease entities or syndromes are composed of many subgroups--each with its own cause and pathogenesis. Although we cannot be sure, we expect the same outcome for chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), a medically unexplained condition characterized by disabling fatigue accompanied by infectious, rheumatological, and neuropsychiatric symptoms. Although the ailment clearly can occur after severe infection, no convincing data exist to support an infectious (or… CONTINUE READING

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