polioencephalomeningomyelitis

polioencephalomeningomyelitis

 [po″le-o-en-sef″ah-lo-mĕ-ning″go-mi″ĕ-li´tis]
inflammation of the gray matter of the brain and spinal cord and of the meninges.

po·li·o·en·ceph·a·lo·me·nin·go·my·e·li·tis

(pō'lē-ō-en-sef'ă-lō-mĕ-ning'gō-mī'ĕ-lī'tis),
Inflammation of the gray matter of the brain and spinal cord and of the meningeal covering of the parts.
[polio- + G. enkephalos, brain, + mēninx, membrane, + myelon, marrow, + -itis, inflammation]

polioencephalomeningomyelitis

/po·lio·en·ceph·a·lo·me·nin·go·my·eli·tis/ (-en-sef″ah-lo-mĕ-ning″go-mi″ĕ-li´tis) inflammation of the gray matter of the brain and spinal cord and of the meninges.

polioencephalomeningomyelitis

[pō′lē·ō′ensef′əlō′- məning′gōmī′əlī′tis]
Etymology: Gk, polios, gray, enkephalos, brain, meninx, membrane, myelos, marrow, itis, inflammation
an inflammation that involves the gray matter of the brain and spinal cord and also the meninges.

polioencephalomeningomyelitis

A nonspecific term for inflammation of the cerebral and spinal grey matter.

po·li·o·en·ceph·a·lo·me·nin·go·my·e·li·tis

(pō'lē-ō-en-sef'ă-lō-mĕ-ning'gō-mī'ĕ-lī'tis)
Inflammation of the gray matter of the brain and spinal cord and of the meningeal covering of the parts.
[polio- + G. enkephalos, brain, + mēninx, membrane, + myelon, marrow, + -itis, inflammation]

polioencephalomeningomyelitis

inflammation of the gray matter of the brain and spinal cord and of the meninges.