myelinotoxic

myelinotoxic

 [mi″ĕ-lin´o-tok″sik]
having a deleterious effect on myelin; causing demyelination.

myelinotoxic

/my·elino·tox·ic/ (mi″ĕ-lin´o-tok″sik) having a deleterious effect on myelin; causing demyelination.

myelinotoxic

having a deleterious effect on myelin; causing demyelination.
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2005) Truncated prion protein and Doppel are myelinotoxic in the absence of oligodendrocytic Pr[P.
DISCUSSION: It is suggested that the rise in serum sodium exerts an osmotic endothelial injury leading to the local release of myelinotoxic factors derived from more vascular grey matter.
Another study of neonatal brains with and without the lesions concluded that an immune-mediated inflammatory process might play a role in the development of such lesions, with TNF-[alpha], a myelinotoxic factor, perhaps playing the major role (Neurology 2001;56:1278-84).