Meeting the frustrations of chronic fatigue syndrome

Audrius V. Plioplys*, Sigita Plioplys, John S. Davis IV

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Abstract

Patients face long-term disability, a variable prognosis, and too often, skeptical or misinformed doctors. Physicians lack laboratory markers or definitive treatment. Nevertheless, the diagnosis can be made with confidence by applying established diagnostic criteria-and seleced laboratory studies to exclude other disorders while symptomatic medication can provide support until recovery begins.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)147-150+153-156+160-161+166
JournalHospital Practice
Volume32
Issue number6
StatePublished - Jun 15 1997

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Plioplys, A. V., Plioplys, S., & Davis IV, J. S. (1997). Meeting the frustrations of chronic fatigue syndrome. Hospital Practice, 32(6), 147-150+153-156+160-161+166.