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These are selected pictures related to the cardiovascular system which appear on Portal:Cardiovascular system.




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Heart function.jpg
Function of the human heart



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Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS) is common in people with M.E., and can cause fainting.



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Hypothalmic-pituitary-adrenal axis



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CPET.jpg
A photo of a Cardiopulmonary Exercise Test.



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Formed elements of blood.



An unusually rapid heart beat. Can be caused by exercise or illness. A symptom of POTS[1]

Myalgic encephalomyelitis or M.E. has different diagnostic criteria to chronic fatigue syndrome; neurological symptoms are required but fatigue is an optional symptom.<ref name="ICP2011primer">{{Citation