Problem

Chronic fatigue

Other Names:
Persistent fatigue
Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS)
Nature:

Chronic fatigue may be due to a wide range of factors. A recognized syndrome characterized mainly by chronic fatigue is chronic mononucleosis, or chronic fatigue syndrome.
 

Claim:

CFS is a multi-system illness, with many patients experiencing unbalanced gut microbiota. In these patients, alterations in the gut microbiota may contribute to the development of symptoms such as depression, neurocognitive impairments (affecting memory, thought and communication), pain and sleep disturbance.

Aggravates:
Physical lethargy
Reduced By:
Caffeine abuse
Values:
Fatigue
Problem Type:
D: Detailed problems
Subject(s):
Physiology
Date of last update
05.08.2018 – 07:24 CEST