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Disease Myelitis

Name Myelitis
Synonyms Infectious Myelitis | Inflammation, Spinal Cord | Inflammations, Spinal Cord | Inflammatory Myelopathies | Inflammatory Myelopathy | Myelitides | Myelitis, Infectious | Myelitis, Subacute Necrotising | Myelopathies, Inflammatory | Myelopathy, Inflammatory | Necrotising Myelitis, Subacute | Spinal Cord Inflammation | Spinal Cord Inflammations | Subacute Necrotising Myelitis
Definition Inflammation of the spinal cord. Relatively common etiologies include infections; AUTOIMMUNE DISEASES; SPINAL CORD; and ischemia (see also SPINAL CORD VASCULAR DISEASES). Clinical features generally include weakness, sensory loss, localized pain, incontinence, and other signs of autonomic dysfunction.
Categories Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D009187
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