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[myel- + -itis]
1. Inflammation of all or a part of the spinal cord, resulting from either an infection, e.g., a viral or bacterial infection, or a noninfectious necrosing or demyelinating lesion of the cord. Patients often exhibit flaccid limb paralysis, incontinence, weakness or numbness of the limbs, and other symptoms. SEE: poliomyelitis 2. Inflammation of bone marrow. SEE: osteomyelitis myelitic (mī-ĕ-lit′ĭk ), adj.
Venes, Donald, editor. "Myelitis." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Taber's Online, www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/730920/all/myelitis.
Myelitis. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/730920/all/myelitis. Accessed December 15, 2019.
Myelitis. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/730920/all/myelitis
Myelitis [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 December 15]. Available from: https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/730920/all/myelitis.
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