Hi keepingthefaith. I'm sorry that things have gotten worse for you in the past 5 years. Yes, you can have CFS with along with other diseases. The hard part is sorting it out from the symptoms of the other illness. LIke you said, it's probably hard to sort out whether your symptoms are from your CD or if you have developed CFS. Have you been able to ask your doctor about
Let me know if you have any other questions. The CFS forum can be kind of slow, but hopefully a few more people will respond.
Diagnosis: UCTD (lupus) 2006; Raynauds 2006; Sjogren's 2006; lupus symptoms began 2003; UC 2008; CFS 1991; Mono 1985
Meds: Plaquenil 400mg; Prednisone 5-10mg; Tramadol 100mg 3-4x daily; Doxepin 25-50mg; Prevacid; Evoxac; Steriod Cream and Mouth Rinse for tongue and mouth ulcers; Hydrocodone 5/500 prn for severe pain; Artificial tears
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