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post-viral fatigue syndrome

Line breaks: post-viral fa|tigue syn|drome
Pronunciation: /pəʊstˈvʌɪrəl ˌsɪndrəʊm
 
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(also post-viral syndrome)

Definition of post-viral fatigue syndrome in English:

noun

[mass noun]
Myalgic encephalomyelitis following a viral infection.
Example sentences
  • Dudgeon was laid low with post-viral fatigue syndrome.
  • This symptom occurs with a range of other clinical conditions including depression, migraine, post-viral fatigue syndrome or ME.
  • Hunt returned to the reserves last night, two years after he was forced to retire after going down with post-viral fatigue syndrome.

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