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CHRONIC FATIGUE SYNDROME

Posted on: October 21, 2011

Two Norwegian cancer specialists believe  they’ve found the cause of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome.  They say there’s a high probability it’s a disorder of the immune system.  Over the past three years, the doctors have conducted a study on patients with the condition.  They found that two-thirds of these people given the immune suppressant cancer drug Rituximab experienced a significant improvement in their symptoms.  Several patients were symptom-free for nearly a year after their last infusion of the drug.

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