Fatigue in neurological disorders

  title={Fatigue in neurological disorders},
  author={A. Chaudhuri and P. Behan},
  journal={The Lancet},
  • A. Chaudhuri, P. Behan
  • Published 2004
  • Medicine
  • The Lancet
  • Chronic fatigue is a typical symptom of neurological diseases, and is most disabling in multiple sclerosis, postpoliomyelitis, poststroke, and in chronic fatigue syndrome. Disorders of neuromuscular junction transmission and metabolic diseases cause muscle fatigability, which is characterised by failure to sustain the force of muscle contraction (peripheral fatigue). Fatigue is also seen in diseases that affect the central, peripheral, and autonomic nervous systems (central fatigue). Enhanced… CONTINUE READING
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