Chronic fatigue syndrome: a hypothesis focusing on the autonomic nervous system.

@article{Pagani1999ChronicFS,
  title={Chronic fatigue syndrome: a hypothesis focusing on the autonomic nervous system.},
  author={Massimo Pagani and Daniela Lucini},
  journal={Clinical science},
  year={1999},
  volume={96 1},
  pages={117-25}
}
Chronic fatigue syndrome is a debilitating illness of unknown aetiology, with estimated levels of prevalence of up to about 8. 7/100 000 in the U.S.A. Like pain fatigue it is a personal, emotionally rich experience, which may originate from peripheral or central sites (or both). The nature of the symptoms is complex and reflects the interaction of the patient with the environment and cultural milieu. Accordingly the common use of the same terminology for different types of fatigue may be… CONTINUE READING
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