myalgic encephalomyelitis

noun

Definition of myalgic encephalomyelitis

British, medical

  1. :  an illness that makes a person feel very tired for a very long time and that often includes other symptoms such as headaches and weakness

Word by Word Definitions

encephalomyelitisplay
  1. :  concurrent inflammation of the brain and spinal cord

    :  equine encephalitis


Medical Dictionary

myalgic encephalomyelitis

noun

Medical Definition of myalgic encephalomyelitis

  1. chiefly British :  chronic fatigue syndrome—abbreviation ME


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