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myelitis

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noun my·e·li·tis \ˌmī-ə-ˈlī-təs\

Definition of myelitis

plural

myelitides

play \-ˈli-tə-ˌdēz\
  1. :  inflammation of the spinal cord or of the bone marrow



Origin and Etymology of myelitis

New Latin


First Known Use: 1835


Medical Dictionary

myelitis

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noun my·e·li·tis \ˌmī-ə-ˈlīt-əs\

Medical Definition of myelitis

plural

myelitides

\-ˈlit-ə-ˌdēz\play
  1. :  inflammation of the spinal cord or of the bone marrow

myelitic

\-ˈlit-ik\play adjective



Learn More about myelitis

  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of myelitis Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about myelitis


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