I've been chronically ill with varying degrees of fatigue since I was 12 without any type of diagnosis from multiple MDs. My symptoms have been back with a vengeance for the past 8 weeks getting progressively worse.
If it's significant, things took a turn for the worst a few years ago when I had a massive, systemic strep infection leading to itching, all of my skin peeling off, and rheumatic fever.
Depression, Anxiety, ADD, & Obesity (all being treated/addressed)
Moderate Generalized Pain
Severe Generalized Itching
Inability to Perform Activities of Daily Living
Not currently suffering from depression
Sore Throat (tonsils removed +2 years ago)
Constantly Running Nose (+10 years)
CRP - severely elevated
Sed Rate - severely elevated
WBC - slightly elevated
Mono - Negative
ANA - Negative
Rheumatoid Factor - Negative
Cortisol - normal
Thyroid Function - normal
Not suffering from Strep, Rhino virus, or Influenza
If anyone have any ideas, please, PLEASE, I'm desperate for any idea. My Dr. diagnosed me with fibromyalgia because she couldn't make sense of my labs and symptoms and is sending me to an Infectious Disease Specialist. I've seen two rheumatologists, two primary care MDs, an ENT specialist, and no one can figure out whats wrong. HELP
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