medullitis

medullitis

(1) Myelitis; spinal cord inflammation. 
(2) Inflammation of medulla oblongata. 
(3) Osteomyelitis.
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medullitis

(med-u-li'tis) [? + Gr. itis, inflammation]
Inflammation of marrow. Synonym: myelitis
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[sup][2],[3],[4] EBRT cannot avoid adjacent normal tissues and may cause radiation pneumonitis, esophagitis, and medullitis. [sup][5],[6] EBRT requires long treatment cycles (20-50 days), which can be very inconvenient for patients due to daily treatment and travel distances.