myalgic encephalopathy

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myalgic encephalopathy (maɪˈældʒɪk ɛnˌsɛfəlˈbpfɪ)
Also called: chronic fatigue syndrome, ME, Formerly called: myalgic encephalomyelitis a condition characterized by painful muscles, extreme fatigue, and general debility, sometimes occuring as a sequel to viral illness

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