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neu·ri·tis

 (no͝o-rī′tĭs, nyo͝o-)
n.
Inflammation of a nerve or group of nerves, characterized by pain, loss of reflexes, and atrophy of the affected muscles.

neu·rit′ic (-rĭt′ĭk) adj.
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neuritis

(njʊˈraɪtɪs)
n
(Medicine) inflammation of a nerve or nerves, often accompanied by pain and loss of function in the affected part
neuritic adj
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neu•ri•tis

(nʊˈraɪ tɪs, nyʊ-)

n.
inflammation of a nerve, often marked by pain, numbness or tingling, or paralysis.
[1830–40; < Greek neûr(on) sinew, nerve + -itis]
neu•rit′ic (-ˈrɪt ɪk) adj.
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neuritis

1. an inflammation in a nerve.
2. a continuous pain in a nerve, associated with paralysis, loss of reflexes, and sensory disturbances. — neuritic, adj.
See also: Nerves
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.neuritis - inflammation of a nerve accompanied by pain and sometimes loss of function
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
multiple neuritis, polyneuritis - inflammation of many or all of the peripheral nerves (as in leprosy)
retrobulbar neuritis - inflammation of the optic nerve behind the eye; common in multiple sclerosis
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Translations
neuritida

neuritis

[njʊəˈraɪtɪs] Nneuritis f
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neuritis

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neuritis

n neuritis f; optical — neuritis óptica
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References in periodicals archive ?
They address the clinical examination of the dizzy patient; imaging of the temporal bone; vestibular testing; the diagnosis and treatment of benign paroxysmal positional vertigo, Meniere's disease, vestibular neuritis, perilymphatic fistulas and superior semi-circular canal dehiscence syndrome, aminoglycoside vestibulotoxicity, posttraumatic dizziness, migraine-associated vertigo, and central vertigo disorders; vestibular rehabilitation; psychiatric and systemic disease implications; and special considerations for pediatric and elderly populations.
Anatomic considerations in vestibular neuritis. Otol Neurotol 2001; 22: 512-8.
An etiologic factor was identified in 20 patients (40%) (upper respiratory tract infection in 4 patients, vestibular neuritis in two patients, head trauma in three patients, long-term bed rest in two patients, otosclerosis surgery in four patients, bone anchored hearing aid implantation in one patient, and migraine in four patients), and 60% of the cases were accepted as idiopathic or primary BPPV.
Sun-Uk Lee, M.D., from the Seoul National University College of Medicine in South Korea, and colleagues compared headshaking nystagmus (HSN) in 35 patients with RSV-HSN to that recorded in randomly selected patients with compensated vestibular neuritis (VN), vestibular migraine (VM), and Meniere disease (MD).
In BPPV it is usually less than a minute; in migraine-associated vertigo it can be from minutes to hours; in Meniere's disease a few hours; and in acute vestibular neuritis and consolidated brainstem stroke a few days.
The datasets of fifteen vestibular neuritis (VN) subjects and two normal controls were used to evaluate this system.
The dynamics of the vestibule-ocular reflex in patients with vestibular neuritis. Am J Otolaryngol 1990;11(5):345-51.
Skating coach Michelle Cosham said: "Many of our club members have reasons to be grateful to Alder Hey, including skater Lauren Mclean who is being treated for Vestibular Neuritis and also recently underwent an operation for a burst appendix.
Secondary causes include trauma to the head, Meniere's disease, vestibular neuritis, postsurgical, migraine and sudden sensorineural hearing loss8.
[26] found no correlation between the VHIT, the caloric test, and the DHI test in patients with vestibular neuritis, none of which were indicative of the subjective clinical status of the patient at any given time.
Sustained rotational vertigo (vestibular neuritis or central pseudo-neuritis)
Anecdotally, the senior author has treated dizzy patients who presented with typical VM symptoms but have had histories typical of vestibular neuritis at the onset of their disease.

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