from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. inflammation of the white matter of the brain
Sorry, no etymologies found.
A study released in March in the medical journal Blood linked Rituxan to 57 cases of progressive multifocal leukoencephalitis, or PML, between 1997 and 2008.
Present in 70\% to 90\% of human beings, the virus, once activated, inflames the white matter of the brain - a condition known as progressive multifocal leukoencephalitis (PML) - which has no cure and is almost always fatal.
A brain biopsy and a spinal tap confirmed the diagnosis of a swiftly moving and often fatal viral brain infection called progressive multifocal leukoencephalitis (PML) that attacks the brain's white matter.
Acute hemorrhagic leukoencephalitis Hurst’s disease