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Meaning of "myalgic encephalopathy" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF MYALGIC ENCEPHALOPATHY

myalgic encephalopathy  [maɪˈældʒɪk ɛnˌsɛfəlˈbpfɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MYALGIC ENCEPHALOPATHY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Myalgic encephalopathy is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES MYALGIC ENCEPHALOPATHY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Chronic fatigue syndrome

Chronic fatigue syndrome is the common name for a group of significantly debilitating medical conditions characterized by persistent fatigue and other specific symptoms that lasts for a minimum of six months in adults. The fatigue is not due to exertion, not significantly relieved by rest, and is not caused by other medical conditions. CFS may also be referred to as myalgic encephalomyelitis, post-viral fatigue syndrome, chronic fatigue immune dysfunction syndrome, or by several other terms. Biological, genetic, infectious and psychological mechanisms have been proposed, but the etiology of CFS is not understood and it may have multiple causes. Symptoms of CFS include malaise after exertion; unrefreshing sleep, widespread muscle and joint pain, sore throat, headaches of a type not previously experienced, cognitive difficulties, chronic and severe mental and physical exhaustion, and other characteristic symptoms in a previously healthy and active person.

Definition of myalgic encephalopathy in the English dictionary

The definition of myalgic encephalopathy in the dictionary is a condition characterized by painful muscles, extreme fatigue, and general debility, sometimes occuring as a sequel to viral illness Also called: chronic fatigue syndrome, ME Formerly called: myalgic encephalomyelitis.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MYALGIC ENCEPHALOPATHY

my giddy aunt
my hat
my lady
My Lai
my lord
my word!
myal
myalgia
myalgic
myalgic encephalomyelitis
myalism
myalist
myall
Myanma
Myanmar
myasthenia
myasthenia gravis
myasthenic
mycele
mycelia

WORDS THAT END LIKE MYALGIC ENCEPHALOPATHY

allelopathy
allopathy
apathy
bovine spongiform encephalopathy
cardiomyopathy
empathy
encephalopathy
enteropathy
homeopathy
homoeopathy
lymphadenopathy
myelopathy
myopathy
naturopathy
nephropathy
neuropathy
osteopathy
retinopathy
sympathy
tea and sympathy
telepathy

Synonyms and antonyms of myalgic encephalopathy in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «myalgic encephalopathy» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MYALGIC ENCEPHALOPATHY

Find out the translation of myalgic encephalopathy to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of myalgic encephalopathy from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «myalgic encephalopathy» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

肌痛性脑病
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

encefalopatía miálgica
570 millions of speakers

English

myalgic encephalopathy
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

मायल्जिक मस्तिष्क विकृति
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

اعتلال الدماغ مع ألم عضلي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

миалгическим энцефалопатия
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

encefalopatia myalgic
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

মায়ালগিক এনসেফালোপ্যাথি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

encéphalopathie myalgique
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Ensefalopati myalgic
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

myalgic Enzephalopathie
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

筋痛性脳障害
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

근육통 뇌증
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Myalgic encephalopathy
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

myalgic bệnh não
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மயலிக் என்செபலோபதி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

म्यलजिक एन्सेफॅलोपॅथी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Miyaljik ensefalopati
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

encefalopatia mialgica
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

myalgic encefalopatia
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

міалгіческій енцефалопатія
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

encefalopatie mialgică
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

μυαλγική εγκεφαλοπάθεια
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

myalgic enkefalopatie
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

myalgisk encefalopati
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

myalgisk encefalopati
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of myalgic encephalopathy

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MYALGIC ENCEPHALOPATHY»

The term «myalgic encephalopathy» is used very little and occupies the 177.136 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MYALGIC ENCEPHALOPATHY» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «myalgic encephalopathy» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «myalgic encephalopathy» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about myalgic encephalopathy

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MYALGIC ENCEPHALOPATHY»

Discover the use of myalgic encephalopathy in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to myalgic encephalopathy and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Myalgic Encephalopathy at Close Quarters
What is there to say about Chronic Myalgic Encephalopathy save for the fact that anyone who suffers from it knows truly just how difficult morality can be. Because sufferers of Chronic Myalgic Encephalopathy somehow have to come to terms ...
Barry Hardy, 2010
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Hormones, Brain and Behavior
... at estimated Rivest, S., Lacroix, S., Vallieres, L, Nadeau, S., Zhang, J.,. pathophysiological concentrations. Physiol. Behav 60, 867- 875. Plioplys, S., and Plioplys, A. V (1995). Chronic fatigue syndrome (myalgic encephalopathy). South . Med.
Donald W. Pfaff, Arthur P. Arnold, Anne M. Etgen, 2002
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Stricken: Voices from the Hidden Epidemic of Chronic Fatigue ...
See also Metaphor and illness; Myalgic encephalopathy/myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME) and AIDS, 10 and CDC, 29 “chronic fatigue” and, 5, 113 damaging effects of, 12-13, 28-29, 54, 112 and myalgic encephalopathy (ME), xviii, 13, 29 and ...
Peggy Munson, 2014
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What Nurses Know...Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
... 1 myalgic encephalopathy/CFS (ME/CFS), 1, 3 People with CFS (PWCFS), 1 Chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalopathy, 1, 2, 3 Chronic illness model, 115–117 Fennell Four-Phase Model, 115 Claritin, 79 Clinoril, 79 Clomipramine, ...
Lorraine Steefel, 2012
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Food Hypersensitivity: Diagnosing and Managing Food ...
Evidence Based Guideline for the Management of CFS/ME (Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/Myalgic Encephalopathy) in Children and Young People. London: RCPCH, 2004. Fukuda K, Straus SE, Hickie I etal. The chronic fatigue syndrome: a ...
Isabel Skypala, Carina Venter, 2009
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Chronic Fatigue - A Practical Guide To Overcome Chronic ...
In order to understand Chronic Fatigue, also called M.E. (Myalgic Encephalopathy), you must first understand the lymphatic system. Study the diagram on the opposite page. The lymphatic system is part of the body's immune system and is ...
Matthew Richardson
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Asperger Syndrome and Employment: What People with Asperger ...
(female, 20s) I have ME (myalgic encephalopathy/chronic fatigue syndrome), asthma, allergies and rhinitis. My state of mind has an effect on my physical health... I am now trying to manage my mental and physical health with diet. ( male, 30s) ...
Sarah Hendrickx, 2008
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Oxford Handbook of Pain Management
Chronic. fatigue. syndrome/myalgic. encephalopathy. Classified by WHO as a neurological disorder (ICD 10, 1969). Population prevalence of 0.2–0.4% (NICE 2006). Chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalopathy (CFS/ME) is often ...
Peter Brook, Tony Pickering, Jayne Connell, 2011
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The Social Psychology of Politics
For another third of the trainees, the patient was described as having an illness known as Florence Nightingale Disease (FN), and for the final third of the trainees, the patient was described as having Myalgic Encephalopathy (ME). Findings ...
Victor C. Ottati, 2002
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The Fulton Special Education Digest, Second Edition: ...
For people aflected by myalgic encephalopathy and chronic fatigue syndrome. ( See Tymes Trust) ME and Chronic Fatigue Centre, National Harold Wood Hospital, Gubbins Lane, Harold Wood, Romford, Essex RM3 OBE '3 01708 370850 E] ...
Ann Worthington, 2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MYALGIC ENCEPHALOPATHY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term myalgic encephalopathy is used in the context of the following news items.
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Newport Pagnell opens its doors for AYME
ME (Myalgic Encephalopathy) is a recognised medical condition that affects thousands of adults, children and young people in this country ... «CitiBlog, Jul 15»
2
B-Lymphocyte Depletion in Myalgic Encephalopathy/ Chronic …
Background: Myalgic Encephalopathy/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS) is a disease of unknown etiology. We previously reported a pilot ... «ProHealth, Jul 15»
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Rituximab – Promising Effects
B-Lymphocyte depletion in myalgic encephalopathy/chronic fatigue syndrome. An open-label phase II study with rituximab maintenance ... «ProHealth, Jul 15»
4
Rower who suffered stroke won a Henley medal
Doctors then thought Sam had ME, or myalgic encephalopathy, and he remained in hospital for almost three weeks without his condition ... «Henley Standard, Jul 15»
5
High Court rules against Fos final decisions in fraud case
... 2007 Mr Parkin made a claim under the insurance, contending that he suffered from a chronic fatigue syndrome myalgic encephalopathy and ... «FT Adviser, Jul 15»
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Swimming challenge aims to raise awareness of ME
... his challenge, completing 125 laps of the pool at The Holiday Inn, Sutton on Friday to raise awareness of Myalgic Encephalopathy (ME). «Your Local Guardian, Jun 15»
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Travellers in Siston Common cause problems for residents as …
I suffer from Myalgic Encephalopathy (ME), which means some of the messages from my brain don't always go according to plan. "If I had a ... «Bristol Post, Jun 15»
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York ME sufferers want to set up new support group
IF you thought we'd come a long way from myalgic encephalopathy (or ME) being dismissed as “yuppie flu”, think again. A new tussle has ... «The Press, York, Jun 15»
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Ely couple raise thousands by completing Great North Swim
... of the finishing post was even sweeter as they raised nearly £2000 for a charity which funds research into Myalgic Encephalopathy (ME). «Ely Standard, Jun 15»
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Ely couple say I do... and complete Great North Swim, raising almost …
... was even sweeter as they have raised nearly £2,000 for The ME Association, which funds vital research into Myalgic Encephalopathy (ME). «Ely News, Jun 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Myalgic encephalopathy [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/myalgic-encephalopathy>. Oct 2019 ».
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