Translation of encephalomyelitis in Spanish:

encephalomyelitis

encefalomielitis, n.

Pronunciation /ɪnˌsɛfələˌmaɪəˈlaɪdəs//ɛnˌkɛf(ə)ləʊmʌɪəˈlʌɪtɪs//ɛnˌsɛfələˌmaɪəˈlaɪdəs//ɛnˌsɛf(ə)ləʊmʌɪəˈlʌɪtɪs/

noun

  • 1

    encefalomielitis feminine
    • 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.