paralytic spinal poliomyelitis

paralytic spinal poliomyelitis

[¦par·ə¦lid·ik ′spīn·əl ¦pō·lē·ō‚mī·ə′līd·əs]
(medicine)
An acute inflammatory virus disease chiefly involving the anterior horns of the gray matter of the spinal cord.
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