European Society for ME:
ME/CFS affects the entire body.
This list of research give examples of how it affects the various areas. This list is not all-inclusive. Quotes are taken from each study to give a quick idea of what the study has shown. Links are provided to abstracts and in some cases the full article.
“Brain-stem hypoperfusion was confirmed in all ME/CFS patients. Patients with ME/CFS have a generalized reduction of brain perfusion, with a particular pattern of hypoperfusion of the brainstem.”
Brainstem perfusion is impaired in chronic fatigue syndrome, Costa DC, Tannock C, Brostoff J. Read more Studies from diverse areas of ME/CFS research – with quotes>>