myelinopathy

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my·e·lin·op·a·thy

(mī'ĕ-lin-op'ă-thē),
A disorder affecting the myelin of peripheral nerve fibers, in contrast to one affecting axons (axonopathy).

myelinopathy

(mi?e-li-nop'a-the)
Degeneration of the myelin sheaths of neurons, esp. in the central nervous system.
See: multiple sclerosis

myelinopathy

general term used to include any disease of myelin; includes hypomyelination, dysmyelination, leukodystrophies, myelinolytic diseases, spongiform myelinopathies, encephalomyelinopathies.

feline spinal myelinopathy
an iodiopathic, adult-onset, progressive myelin loss in the spinal cord in Californian cats.
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