pseudoneuritis

pseudoneuritis

 [soo″do-noo͡-ri´tis]
a congenital hyperemic condition of the optic papilla.

pseudoneuritis

(soo″dō-nū-rī′tĭs) [″ + neuron, nerve, + itis, inflammation]
Reddening and blurring of the optic disk, which resembles optic neuritis.
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Bedside differentiation of vestibular neuritis from central "vestibular pseudoneuritis".
It is difficult to identify patients with "pseudoneuritis" secondary to an ischemic stroke in the posterior fossa [19], especially in the territory of the posterior inferior cerebellar artery (PICA) [20, 21].
Strupp, "Bedside differentiation of vestibular neuritis from central "vestibular pseudoneuritis"," Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry, vol.