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 DeCS Categories

C10 Nervous System Diseases .
C10.228 Central Nervous System Diseases .
C10.228.228 Central Nervous System Infections .
C10.228.228.618 Myelitis .
C10.228.854 Spinal Cord Diseases .
C10.228.854.525 Myelitis .
E02 Therapeutics .
E02.319 Drug Therapy .
E02.319.267 Drug Administration Routes .
E02.319.267.510 Infusions, Parenteral .
E02.319.267.510.794 Infusions, Spinal .
E04 Surgical Procedures, Operative .
E04.555 Orthopedic Procedures .
E04.555.100 Arthrodesis .
E04.555.100.700 Spinal Fusion .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Infusions, Spinal .
Infusion, Spinal .
Spinal Infusion .
Spinal Infusions .
The administration of medication by insertion of a tiny needle or catheter into the spinal sac or epidural cavity. .
Spinal Fusion .
Fusion, Spinal .
Fusions, Spinal .
Spinal Fusions .
Spondylodeses .
Spondylosyndeses .
Spondylodesis .
Spondylosyndesis .
Operative immobilization or ankylosis of two or more vertebrae by fusion of the vertebral bodies with a short bone graft or often with diskectomy or laminectomy. (From Blauvelt & Nelson, A Manual of Orthopaedic Terminology, 5th ed, p236; Dorland, 28th ed) .
Myelitis .
Infectious Myelitis .
Inflammation, Spinal Cord .
Subacute Necrotising Myelitis .
Inflammations, Spinal Cord .
Inflammatory Myelopathies .
Inflammatory Myelopathy .
Myelitides .
Myelitis, Infectious .
Myelitis, Subacute Necrotising .
Myelopathies, Inflammatory .
Necrotising Myelitis, Subacute .
Spinal Cord Inflammations .
Myelopathy, Inflammatory .
Spinal Cord Inflammation .
Inflammation of the spinal cord. Relatively common etiologies include infections; AUTOIMMUNE DISEASES; SPINAL CORD; and ischemia (see also SPINAL CORD VASCULAR DISEASES). Clinical features generally include weakness, sensory loss, localized pain, incontinence, and other signs of autonomic dysfunction. .