Table 2: Biochemical tests in a population of CFS children and adolescents.

Number of patients tested and pathological findings ( )
Number (%)Pathology (%)

Gluten antibodies21 (63.6)0 (0.0)
Anti-nucleus antibodies14 (42.4)0 (0.0)
Cobalamin23 (69.7)3 (9.1)
Folate23 (69.7)0 (0.0)
TSH/FT430 (91.0)2 (15.2)
Cortisol10 (30.3)1 (3.0)
ACTH 5 (15.2)0 (0.0)
CK24 (72.7)1 (3.0)
ASAT24 (72.7)0 (0.0)
Creatine31 (93.9)0 (0.0)
CRP30 (90.9)0 (0.0)
Haemoglobin33 (100)1 (3.0)
SR29 (87.8)1 (3.0)
Urine dip sticks 19 (57.5)0 (0.0)