meningoencephalomyelitis


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meningoencephalomyelitis

[mə¦niŋ·gō·in‚sef·ə·lō‚mī·ə′līd·əs]
(medicine)
Combined inflammation of the meninges, brain, and spinal cord.
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Verminous meningoencephalomyelitis by Angiostrongylus (Parastrongylus) cantonensis in an American miniature horse.
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A comparative pathological study on canine necrotizing meningoencephalitis and granulomatous meningoencephalomyelitis.
Young animals, particularly puppies, kittens, and piglets, cannot contain the spread of tachyzoites and may show signs of pneumonia (cough and dyspnea), myocarditis (fever and lethargy), hepatic necrosis (jaundice), meningoencephalomyelitis (seizures and death), chorioretinitis (visual impairment), and lymphadenopathy.