polyradiculoneuritis

polyradiculoneuritis

 [pol″e-rah-dik″u-lo-noo͡-ri´tis]
acute infectious polyneuritis that involves the peripheral nerves, the spinal nerve roots, and the spinal cord.

polyradiculoneuritis

/poly·ra·dic·u·lo·neu·ri·tis/ (-rah-dik″u-lo-ndbobr-ri´tis) acute idiopathic polyneuritis.

polyradiculoneuritis

(pŏl″ē-ră-dĭk″ū-lō-nū-rī′tĭs) [″ + ″ + Gr. neuron, nerve, + itis, inflammation]
Inflammation of the peripheral nerves and spinal ganglia.

polyradiculoneuritis

an acute polyneuritis that involves the peripheral nerves and spinal nerve roots.

ganglionic polyradiculoneuritis
idiopathic polyradiculoneuritis
an acute, progressive ascending paralysis, usually leading to complete tetraplegia, that occurs in dogs and rarely cats. A slow recovery is usual but occasional cases are chronic or relapsing. The condition follows raccoon bites in some dogs, hence the name 'Coonhound paralysis', but the etiology is unclear; other cases occur sporadically with no known cause. Similar to guillain-barré syndrome in humans.
protozoan polyradiculoneuritis
canine neosporosis.
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Of the patients with GBS, 2 had acute demyelinating type, and 1 was with motor axonal-type polyradiculoneuritis.
noted polyradiculoneuritis in only one patient with known PSS (11).
Consequently, increased concentrations of NSE in the CSF and serum have been identified in several cerebral pathologies, including encephalitis, cerebral infarction, Parkinson disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, spinocerebellar degeneration, cervical spondylosis, polyradiculoneuritis, and TBI (23, 57, 58).
Her owners from Pembrokeshire took the black, white and grey dog to a specialist in Bath who was able to confirm Della was suffering from Polyradiculoneuritis only through a process of elimination.
Less than 1% of infections are manifested as neuroinvasive disease, such as meningoencephalitis, polyradiculoneuritis, and poliolike flaccid paralysis (1).
Acute polyradiculoneuritis associated with demyelinated plaques in the central nervous system: Report of a case.
The same test identified anti-EYAV antibodies in 8 (17%) of 47 patients with polyradiculoneuritis and meningopolyneuritis (31).
Matched sample pair 2 presented one identical monoclonal band in both the serum and CSF, and this patient had a myeloma with polyradiculoneuritis.
Twenty patients who had been hospitalized at some time from August 1 to October 15, 2003, for febrile meningitis, encephalitis, or polyradiculoneuritis were screened.
Polyradiculoneuritis was suspected, and gamma globulin was administered intravenously.