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The aetiologic relation between disequilibrium and orthostatic intolerance in patients with myalgic encephalomyelitis (CFS), 2018, Miwa & Inoue

Discussion in 'BioMedical ME/CFS Research' started by adambeyoncelowe, Mar 29, 2018.

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    adambeyoncelowe Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    http://www.journal-of-cardiology.com/article/S0914-5087(18)30058-3/fulltext#.WrzVHiFZs-E.twitter
     
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    This goes back to the discussions on vertigo/balance problems. Ramsay mentioned vertigo right at the beginning, and this is the second study in a week to mention disequilibrium.
     
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    What's interesting is that it reaffirms that the OI in ME is something different to POTS. Obviously, some people might have POTS as a co-morbidity, but the OI looks like it's something else.

    They don't appear to have come to conclusions about hypoperfusion definitely being the cause, although state it as a possible mechanism (I think--without seeing the full paper it's hard to know their conclusion on this).
     
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