leukoencephalitis


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Related to leukoencephalitis: Acute Hemorrhagic Leukoencephalitis

leukoencephalitis

 [loo″ko-en-sef″ah-li´tis]
inflammation of the white substance of the brain.

leu·ko·en·ceph·a·li·tis

(lū'kō-en-sef'ă-lī'tis),
Encephalitis restricted to the white matter.

leukoencephalitis

/leu·ko·en·ceph·a·li·tis/ (-en-sef″ah-li´tis) inflammation of the white substance of the brain.

leu·ko·en·ceph·a·li·tis

(lū'kō-en-sef'ă-lī'tis)
Encephalitis restricted to the white matter.
Synonym(s): leucoencephalitis.

leukoencephalitis

inflammation of the white substance of the brain.
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