Mondo Description Unexplained symptoms reported by veterans of the Persian Gulf War with Iraq in 1991. The symptoms reported include fatigue, skin rash, muscle and joint pain, headaches, loss of memory, shortness of breath, gastrointestinal and respiratory symptoms, and extreme sensitivity to commonly occurring chemicals. (Nature 1994 May 5;369(6475):8)
Disease Ontology Description A syndrome affecting returning military veterans and civilian workers of the Gulf War.
Mondo Term and Equivalent IDs
MONDO:0005907: persian gulf syndrome