Disease Information for Multiple Pervasive Chemical Allergies

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Multiple pervasive chemical allergies syndrome/environmental allergies intolerance mixed with psychosomatic issues and secondary gain but likely is a true disorder; fatigue malaise, myagia, polyarthritis, headache, confusion all triggered by exposures to specific but usually innoculous items; allergic to environment;often eosinophilia and little else; good long linear history measured in years but no findings and no positive tests; cause for chronic fatigue and fibromyalgia syndrome and can cause these items; much overlap; often labeled neurotic and patients often are, but whether this is primary or seconday is debated.

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