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Tinnitus is the perception of noise or ringing in the ear and a common problem that afflicts 1 in 5 people. It is not a condition itself but a symptom of an underlying condition but usually not a sign of something serious.
- 2001, 48.5% - 52.1% of the 2073 patients in a Belgian chronic fatigue syndrome study reported tinnitus.
- Tinnitus - Mayo Clinic
- De Becker, P; McGregor, N; De Meirleir, K (Sep 2001), "A definition-based analysis of symptoms in a large cohort of patients with chronic fatigue syndrome.", Journal of Internal Medicine, 250 (3): 234-240, PMID 11555128