chronic fatigue syndromechronic fatigue syndrome
a debilitating medical condition of unknown cause, characterized by prolonged severe fatigue, muscle pain, impaired memory, etc.
chronic fatigue syndrome
A syndrome characterized by debilitating fatigue and a combination of flulike symptoms such as sore throat, swollen lymph glands, low-grade fever, headaches, and muscle pain or weakness. Also called chronic fatigue immune dysfunction syndrome.
- (pathology) A condition characterized by immune, endocrine and neurologic pathology whose main symptoms are extreme fatigue, extremely low stamina, muscle pain, lymph node swelling, post-exertional Malaise, and cognitive difficulties.