Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Possible Breakthrough Treatment

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Possible Breakthrough Treatment

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Possible Breakthrough Treatment

A new study reveals that chronic fatigue syndrome, a debilitating condition with unknown causes, can be explained by lower thyroid levels — but may be distinct from thyroidal disease. This can be seen as a first step to finding a treatment for a common illness for which diagnosis is hard to come by.

Higher Prevalence of “Low T3 Syndrome” in Patients With Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: A Case–Control Study. Frontiers in Endocrinology, 2018; 9 DOI: 10.3389/fendo.2018.00097