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Fatigue is not a specific symptom in patients with primary biliary cirrhosis.

Abstract:

BACKGROUND: Fatigue has been reported to be common in patients with primary biliary cirrhosis (PBC). Limited data exist on comparison with fatigue in the general population and comparison with patients with other chronic gastrointestinal disorders are lacking. METHOD: We enrolled 96 patients with PBC (87 females); mean age 63 (range 34-65) who completed the Fatigue Impact Scale (FIS). In comparison we included matched controls from the general population, patients with organic (OGD) and func...

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Björnsson, E More by this author
Chapman, RW More by this author
Journal:
European journal of gastroenterology and hepatology
Volume:
17
Issue:
3
Pages:
351-357
Publication date:
2005-03-05
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EISSN:
1473-5687
ISSN:
0954-691X
URN:
uuid:8db48acb-c8aa-4f89-85a8-b9a65f54178a
Source identifiers:
180912
Local pid:
pubs:180912

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