post-viral fatigue syndrome


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post-viral fatigue syndrome

An ill-defined and controversial disorder more commonly, if erroneously, called MYALGIC ENCEPHALITIS. The condition may follow a virus infection and features severe fatigue, limitation of activity, muscle aching and emotional disturbance. The condition is not caused by brain inflammation as the name implies and there is controversy as to whether it is of organic origin but there is no questioning the distress and disablement of the sufferers. Now often called chronic fatigue syndrome.
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IAN WOOSNAM'S struggles with post-viral fatigue syndrome have led to him pulling out of this week's Wales Open at Celtic Manor.
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His arrival would be timely with Owen Garvan (post-viral fatigue syndrome) who faces several weeks on the sidelines.
"It is also known as post-viral fatigue syndrome. It causes great distress.
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If patients exercise too soon after a virus more severe than the cold, they run the risk of post-viral fatigue syndrome. This causes excessive tiredness and lethargy and can persist for months.
When it is obvious that the condition has been triggered by a virus, it can also be called "post-viral fatigue syndrome".
Let's hope he instead draws from the example of Woosnam, who tried to overcome the effects of chronic post-viral fatigue syndrome by hauling his tired bones around 36 holes at Sunningdale last Monday while Dodd had the day off.
But Ian Woosnam, who has been out for a similar period with post-viral fatigue syndrome, is still waiting for his first cheque of the season after dropping three at the finish to end up three over.
Woosnam, remembered for his balcony drinking after the Ryder Cup triumph at the venue last September, is fighting his way back after suffering all year from chronic post-viral fatigue syndrome.

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