Introduction: Transverse myelitis


Transverse myelitis: Inflammation of an area across the spinal cord affecting myelin

Transverse myelitis: Transverse myelitis is a demyelinating (loss of the fatty tissue around the nerves) disorder of the spinal cord. It may occur alone or in combination with demyelination in other parts of the nervous system. 1

Researching symptoms of Transverse myelitis: Further information about the symptoms of Transverse myelitis is available including a list of symptoms of Transverse myelitis, other diseases that might have similar symptoms in differential diagnosis of Transverse myelitis, or alternatively return to research other symptoms in the symptom center.

Misdiagnosis and Transverse myelitis: Research more detailed information about misdiagnosis of Transverse myelitis, failure to diagnose Transverse myelitis, underlying causes of Transverse myelitis (possibly misdiagnosed), or research misdiagnosis of other diseases

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Causes of Transverse myelitis: Research more detailed information about the causes of Transverse myelitis, other possibly hidden causes of Transverse myelitis, or other general information about Transverse myelitis.

         Contents for Transverse myelitis:

1. excerpt from NINDS Transverse Myelitis Information Page: NINDS

Last revision: June 4, 2003

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