NeuroSPECT findings in children with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS)

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MCM: Studies 13 children with CFS by 1988 and 1994 CDC criteria
(modified so that at least some fatigue for 6 months is
present, though not necessarily debilitating). Used Xenon-133
and Tc-99m-HMPAO. COntrol group was 13 children with …?
Found significant focal cerebral hypoperfusion: 42 +- 10
ml/min/100g (p < 0.0001) in left temporal lobe, 45 +- 11
ml/min/100g (p < 0.001) in right temporal lobe, and in the
parietal lobes and right frontal lobe as well as both
parietooccipital lobes (quantitative data not completely
presented).

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