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Over which physiological abnormalities in ME/CFS is there a scientific consensus about?

Discussion in 'Laboratory and genetic testing, medical imaging' started by borko2100, Jun 8, 2021.

  1. Jaybee00

    Jaybee00 Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    I wrote on the M. Tack thread that the finding of very low erythrocyte sedimentation rates--ESR (<3mm/hr) seems to be consistent and confirmed by 2018 Blood (Saha/Davis) paper. The problem (for the clinician and the patient and maybe the researcher) is that the diagnostic labs do not flag low ESR (it's super healthy!)--they only flag it when it is high. Physicians will never, ever notice/find anything on a lab test unless it is flagged as out of range by the lab.
     

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