leukoencephalitis

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Noun1.leukoencephalitis - inflammation of the white matter of the brain
cephalitis, encephalitis, phrenitis - inflammation of the brain usually caused by a virus; symptoms include headache and neck pain and drowsiness and nausea and fever (`phrenitis' is no longer in scientific use)
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leu·ko·en·ceph·a·li·tis

n. leucoencefalitis, infl. de la sustancia blanca.
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There have been some other case reports and small studies in which it was claimed that TPE might be effective for some other neurologic diseases such as multiple sclerosis (10), neuromyelitis optica (11), acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM) (12), Stiff-man syndrome (13), Bickerstaffs encephalitis (14) and hemorrhagic leucoencephalitis (15).