myalgic encephalomyelitis

noun

Definition of myalgic encephalomyelitis

British, medical
: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

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Medical Dictionary

myalgic encephalomyelitis

noun

medical Definition of myalgic encephalomyelitis

chiefly British
:chronic fatigue syndrome abbreviation ME

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