- inflammation of a spinal nerve root.
Origin of radiculitis
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- Inflammation of the intradural portion of a spinal nerve root prior to its entrance into the intervertebral foramen.
- Inflammation of the portion of a spinal nerve root between the intervertebral foramen and the nerve plexus.
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