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Descriptor English:   Encephalomyelitis 
Descriptor Spanish:   Encefalomielitis 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Encefalomielite 
Synonyms English:   Encephalomyelitis, Inflammatory
Inflammatory Encephalomyelitis
Myeloencephalitides
Myeloencephalitis  
Tree Number:   C10.228.228.291
C10.228.440
Definition English:   A general term indicating inflammation of the BRAIN and SPINAL CORD, often used to indicate an infectious process, but also applicable to a variety of autoimmune and toxic-metabolic conditions. There is significant overlap regarding the usage of this term and ENCEPHALITIS in the literature. 
Indexing Annotation English:   general or unspecified; prefer specifics; coordinate IM with specific organism/infection term (IM) or other cause (IM)
See Related English:   Encephalitis
 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   4759 
Unique Identifier:   D004679 

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