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Screening for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS)
by Amy Scholten, MPH
The purpose of screening is early diagnosis and treatment. Screening tests are usually given to people without current symptoms, but who may be at high risk for certain diseases or conditions.
Screening Guidelines and Tests
There are no current screening guidelines and tests for CFS.
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Chronic fatigue syndrome. Merck Manual Professional Version website. Available at: https://www.merckmanuals.com/professional/special-subjects/chronic-fatigue-syndrome/chronic-fatigue-syndrome. Updated October 2016. Accessed May 2, 2018.
Last reviewed May 2017 by EBSCO Medical Review Board James P. Cornell, MD
Last Updated: 12/20/2014
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