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    Mistranslation of ICC by Japan ME Association

    The chief of the Japan ME Association, Shinohara’s translation of the International Consensus Criteria contains a fair amount of inaccuracies. The translator is not just incompetent in maintaining accuracy required for a medical reference, but quite likely purposefully unfaithful; apparently she...