ependymitis


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e·pen·dy·mi·tis

(ĕ-pen'di-mī'tis),
Inflammation of the ependyma.

ependymitis

[ipen′dimī′tis]
an inflammation of the ependymal tissue, the epithelial lining of the ventricles of the brain and of the canal of the spinal cord.

e·pen·dy·mi·tis

(ĕ-pen'di-mī'tis)
Inflammation of the ependyma.

ependymitis

inflammation of the ependyma.
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The radiological differential diagnosis of periventricular enhancement in HIV infection is usually tuberculosis, lymphoma and viral ependymitis (CMV or varicela-zoster virus).
In the brain, VZV involvement of small blood vessels or ependymal cells results in small-vessel vasculopathy (Figure 11, B, D, and E) (multifocal leukoencephalopathy) or ependymitis (ventriculitis), respectively.