polyneuritis

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Synonyms for polyneuritis

inflammation of many or all of the peripheral nerves (as in leprosy)

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It is important to consider the occurrence of other treatable causes of motor paralysis in patients with Graves' disease, such as acute idiopathic polyneuritis presenting with a rapid onset of flaccid paralysis.
Guillain-Barre syndrome, also known as acute inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy, acute idiopathic polyneuritis, and Landry's ascending paralysis, is a rare neuromuscular disorder characterized by an acute, ascending neuropathy.
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