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my·e·li·tis

 (mī′ə-lī′tĭs)
n.
1. Inflammation of the spinal column.
2. Osteomyelitis.
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myelitis

(ˌmaɪɪˈlaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the spinal cord or of the bone marrow
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my•e•li•tis

(ˌmaɪ əˈlaɪ tɪs)

n.
1. inflammation of the substance of the spinal cord.
2. inflammation of the bone marrow; osteomyelitis.
[1825–35]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.myelitis - inflammation of the spinal cord
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
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Translations

my·e·li·tis

n. mielitis, infl. de la espina dorsal.
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myelitis

n mielitis f; transverse — mielitis transversa
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References in periodicals archive ?
Proposed diagnostic criteria and nosology of acute transverse myelitis. Neurology 2002;59(4):499-505.
Co-existence of acute transverse myelitis and Guillain-Barre syndrome associated with Bartonella henselae infection.
Lisa meets the criteria for the definition of acute transverse myelitis; however, her past medical history included a month-long bout of unexplained and nonresponsive vertigo.
In the present study, the rate of conversion to MS was 91% for patients with a clinical picture of acute transverse myelitis (TM), which was higher than that reported in previous studies (26).
Acute transverse myelitis is usually acute or subacute in onset, and neurological symptoms tend to worsen and reach their peak after a few weeks [4].
Acute transverse myelitis (ATM) is an enigmatic entity with acute or subacute onset dysfunction of the spinal cord and characterized by variable lower limb and/or upper limb weakness, horizontal level of sensory loss and bladder-bowel disturbances in which secondary etiologies have substantially been excluded.
Schmidt, "Discriminatory features of acute transverse myelitis: a retrospective analysis of 45 patients," Journal of the Neurological Sciences, vol.
Hughes, "Acute transverse myelitis and Guillain-Barre overlap syndrome with serological evidence for mumps viraemia," Acta Neurologica Scandinavica, vol.
According to history, a provisional diagnosis of acute transverse myelitis was made, for which she was being treated before coming to the Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University.
Systemic lupus erythematosus-associated acute transverse myelitis: manifestations, treatments, outcomes, and prognostic factors in 20 patients.

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