leukoencephalopathy

noun
leu·​ko·​en·​ceph·​a·​lop·​a·​thy
variants: or chiefly British leucoencephalopathy \ -​in-​ˌsef-​ə-​ˈläp-​ə-​thē How to pronounce leucoencephalopathy (audio) \
plural leukoencephalopathies

Medical Definition of leukoencephalopathy

: any of various diseases affecting the brain's white matter especially : progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy

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“Leukoencephalopathy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/leukoencephalopathy. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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