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ID DOID:639
Name acute disseminated encephalomyelitis
Definition An encephalomyelitis characterized by inflammation locatedin brain and locatedin spinal cord that damages myelin. It usually occurs after viral infection, but also following vaccination, bacterial or parasitic infection.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acute_disseminated_encephalomyelitis, http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/acute_encephalomyelitis/acute_encephalomyelitis.htm
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GARD:8639

MESH:D004673

NCI2004_11_17:C34578

NCI:C34578

SNOMEDCT_US_2018_03_01:83942000

UMLS_CUI:C0014059

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Synonyms

acute disseminated encephalitis [EXACT]

acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis [EXACT]

ADEM [EXACT]

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is_a encephalomyelitis

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