In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- The condition is sometimes called acute disseminated encephalomyelitis.
- People older than 50 years of age are at the highest risk for developing significant symptoms and may develop encephalomyelitis.
- They injected myelin proteins designed to induce the mouse counterpart of multiple sclerosis, called experimental allergic encephalomyelitis.
- In experimental allergic encephalomyelitis, rats develop an MS-like disease that features autoimmune reactivity against myelin basic protein.
- Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis, a rare demyelinating disease, is usually triggered by infections or immunisations.
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Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
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