multiple neuritis


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Related to multiple neuritis: polyneuritis, peripheral neuritis, mononeuritis

multiple neuritis

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Noun1.multiple neuritis - inflammation of many or all of the peripheral nerves (as in leprosy)
neuritis - inflammation of a nerve accompanied by pain and sometimes loss of function
Guillain-Barre syndrome, infectious polyneuritis, Landry's paralysis - a form of peripheral polyneuritis characterized by pain and weakness and sometimes paralysis of the limbs; cause is unknown

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