leptomeningitis

[lĕp′tō-mĕn′ĭn-jītĭs]

n.

A condition in which the leptomeninges are inflamed.pia-arachnitis

Nearby words

  1. leptocytosis,
  2. leptodactylous,
  3. leptokurtic,
  4. leptokurtosis,
  5. leptomeninges,
  6. leptomonad,
  7. leptomonas,
  8. lepton,
  9. lepton number,
  10. leptophos


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