subacute necrotizing myelitis

n.

A disorder of the lower spinal cord in adult males resulting in progressive paraplegia.

Nearby words

  1. subacromial bursa,
  2. subacute,
  3. subacute combined degeneration of spinal cord,
  4. subacute inflammation,
  5. subacute migratory panniculitis,
  6. subacute sclerosing panencephalitis,
  7. subacute spongiform encephalopathy,
  8. subadar,
  9. subaerial,
  10. subagent


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