Central nervous system fatigue
Central nervous system fatigue, or central fatigue, is a form of fatigue that is associated with changes in the synaptic concentration of neurotransmitters within the central nervous system (CNS), including the brain and spinal cord, which affects exercise performance and muscle function and cannot be explained by peripheral factors that affect muscle function.
Central nervous system fatigue in ME/CFS[edit | edit source]
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- Johnson, Cort (Sep 3, 2014). "Fatigue Explained? Japanese Assert Brain Damage Causes Fatigue in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome - Health Rising". Health Rising. Retrieved Sep 27, 2018.
Myalgic encephalomyelitis or chronic fatigue syndrome, often used when both illnesses are considered the same.