Medical Dictionary

neuronophagia

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noun neu·ro·no·pha·gia \n(y)u̇-ˌrō-nə-ˈfā-j(ē-)ə, ˌn(y)u̇r-ˌän-ə-\
variants: also

neuronophagy

\ˌn(y)u̇r-ə-ˈnäf-ə-jē\play

Medical Definition of neuronophagia

plural

neuronophagias

also

neuronophagies

  1. :  destruction of neurons by phagocytic cells


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