acute myelitis


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acute myelitis

a sudden, severe inflammation of the spinal cord. See also myelitis.

acute myelitis

Myelitis that develops rapidly, that is, in hours or days. Myelitis of rapid onset is more likely to be reversible than chronic or slowly developing inflammation of the spinal cord.
See also: myelitis
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