leukoencephalitis

noun
leu·ko·en·ceph·a·li·tis
variants: or chiefly British leucoencephalitis \ˌlü-kō-in-ˌsef-ə-ˈlīt-əs \
plural leukoencephalitides\-ˈlit-ə-ˌdēz \

Medical Definition of leukoencephalitis 

: inflammation of the white matter of the brain

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