neuromyelitis optica

[ŏptĭ-kə]

n.

A demyelinating disorder associated with transverse myelopathy and optic neuritis.Devic's disease

Nearby words

  1. neuromuscular blocking agent,
  2. neuromuscular spindle,
  3. neuromuscular system,
  4. neuromyasthenia,
  5. neuromyelitis,
  6. neuromyopathy,
  7. neuromyositis,
  8. neuron,
  9. neuronal,
  10. neurone


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