Medical Dictionary

leukoencephalitis

noun leu·ko·en·ceph·a·li·tis
variants: or chiefly British

leucoencephalitis

\ˌlü-kō-in-ˌsef-ə-ˈlīt-əs\play

Medical Definition of leukoencephalitis

plural

leukoencephalitides

\-ˈlit-ə-ˌdēz\play
  1. :  inflammation of the white matter of the brain


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