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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We report natural BATV infection of 2 captive harbor seals (Phoca vitulina) in Germany, in which meningoencephalomyelitis developed in 1 of them.
Verminous meningoencephalomyelitis by Angiostrongylus (Parastrongylus) cantonensis in an American miniature horse.
Unfortunately, the acute side effects of this therapy such as meningoencephalomyelitis revealed that the immune response to these interventions is not fully understood [18].
The second stage of disease presents with high-grade fever (>39[degrees]C), signs of meningitis, meningoencephalitis or meningoencephalomyelitis. TBE in European countries manifests most commonly as meningitis (50% cases), then as meningoencephalitis in 40% of cases and as meningoencephalomyelitis in 10% of cases.
Culture-confirmed treatment failure of cefotaxime and minocycline in a case of Lyme meningoencephalomyelitis in the United States.
Bondan, "Experimental meningoencephalomyelitis by Encephalitozoon cuniculi in cyclophosphamide-immunosuppressed mice," Arquivos de Neuro-Psiquiatria, vol.
Granulomatous nephritis and meningoencephalomyelitis caused by Halicephalobus gingivalis in a pony gelding.
--Animals experiencing meningoencephalomyelitis may suffer seizures.
Against the odds, Daniel shocked medics by waking up but was partly paralysed for weeks and had to learn how to walk, talk and even use the toilet because of virus meningoencephalomyelitis.
Canine granulomatous meningoencephalomyelitis. Vet Pathol, v.16, n.3, p.325-333, 1979.
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.
Culture-confirmed treatment failure of cefotaxime and minocycline in a case of Lyme meningoencephalomyelitis. Presented at the Fifth International Conference on Lyme Borreliosis, 30 May-2 June 1992, Arlington, VA.