What does encephalomyelitis mean?

Definitions for encephalomyelitis
ɛnˌsɛf ə loʊˌmaɪ əˈlaɪ tɪsen·cephalomyeli·tis

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  1. encephalomyelitis(noun)

    inflammation of the brain and spinal cord


  1. encephalomyelitis(Noun)

    Inflammation of the brain and spinal cord.


  1. Encephalomyelitis

    Encephalomyelitis is a general term for inflammation of the brain and spinal cord, describing a number of disorders: ⁕Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis or postinfectious encephalomyelitis, a demyelinating disease of the brain and spinal cord, possibly triggered by viral infection; ⁕Encephalomyelitis disseminata, a synonym for multiple sclerosis; ⁕Equine encephalomyelitis, a potentially fatal mosquito-borne viral disease that infects horses and humans; ⁕Myalgic encephalomyelitis, a syndrome involving inflammation of the central nervous system with symptoms of muscle pain and fatigue; the term has sometimes been used interchangeably with chronic fatigue syndrome, though there is still controversy over the distinction. ⁕Experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis, an animal model of brain inflammation.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Encephalomyelitis

    A general term indicating inflammation of the BRAIN and SPINAL CORD, often used to indicate an infectious process, but also applicable to a variety of autoimmune and toxic-metabolic conditions. There is significant overlap regarding the usage of this term and ENCEPHALITIS in the literature.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of encephalomyelitis in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of encephalomyelitis in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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  • zapalenie mózgu i rdzeniaPolish

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