EVIDENCE OF DEMYELINATION AND CEREBRAL OEDEMA IN CFS / ME
Anaesthetics and ME / CFS:
Research Workshop, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious
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1988 (15th September)
The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
(NIAID), in cooperation with the
There were participants from the Centres for Disease Control (CDC) and from the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
At this conference it was recommended that the term CFIDS (pronounced seefids) be used instead of the term CFS, on the basis of the immune dysfunction which has been observed in the disorder.
One of the presentations was by Dr Sandra Daugherty, who reported
that MRI scans on patients from