myelinoclasis

noun
my·​e·​li·​noc·​la·​sis | \ ˌmī-ə-lə-ˈnäk-lə-səs How to pronounce myelinoclasis (audio) \
plural myelinoclases\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce myelinoclases (audio) \

Medical Definition of myelinoclasis

: the process of destruction of myelin leading to demyelination

Other Words from myelinoclasis

myelinoclastic \ -​ˌlin-​ə-​ˈklast-​ik How to pronounce myelinoclastic (audio) \ adjective

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“Myelinoclasis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/myelinoclasis. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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