radiculoneuritis


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polyneuritis

 [pol″e-noo͡-ri´tis]
inflammation of many nerves simultaneously.
acute febrile polyneuritis (acute idiopathic polyneuritis) (acute infectious polyneuritis) (acute postinfectious polyneuritis) Guillain-Barré syndrome.
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radiculoneuritis

(rā-dĭk″ū-lō″nū-rī′tĭs) [L. radicula, little root, + Gr. neuron, sinew, + itis, inflammation]
Inflammation of the spinal nerve roots.
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(14,27) Some physicians report "arm syndrome" (brachial neuritis) or "catcher's crouch" (lumbar radiculoneuritis) as potential adverse reactions, (31) but reviews by the Institute of Medicine revealed either no evidence in the case of mumps vaccines, or insufficient evidence in the case of measles and rubella vaccines, for such allegations.
(30) Some physicians report "arm syndrome" (brachial neuritis) or "'catcher's crouch" (lumbar radiculoneuritis) as potential adverse reactions (65) but reviews by the Institute of Medicine revealed either no evidence, in the case of mumps vaccines, or insufficient evidence, in the case of measles and rubella vaccines, for such allegations.