subacute inflammation n.
Inflammation that lasts longer than acute inflammation but is not chronic.
- Subacute migratory panniculitis
subacute migratory panniculitis subacute mi·gra·to·ry panniculitis (mī’grə-tôr’ē) n. A condition characterized by the development of tender nodular lesions of changing configuration on the lateral aspect of one or both legs that may persist for many months.
- Subacute necrotizing myelitis
subacute necrotizing myelitis n. A disorder of the lower spinal cord in adult males resulting in progressive paraplegia.
[skli-roh-sing pan-en-sef-uh-lahy-tis, pan-] /sklɪˈroʊ sɪŋ ˈpæn ɛnˌsɛf əˈlaɪ tɪs, ˌpæn-/ noun, Pathology. 1. a rare infection of the central nervous system caused by the measles virus, occurring in children and adolescents several years after a measles attack and characterized by progressive personality changes, seizures, and muscular incoordination. Abbreviation: SSPE. subacute sclerosing panencephalitis n. An often […]
- Subacute spongiform encephalopathy
subacute spongiform encephalopathy n. A form of spongiform encephalopathy, such as Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, kuru, or Gerstmann-Sträussler syndrome, that is associated with a slow virus, is transmissible, and has a rapidly progressive, fatal course. Also called transmissible encephalopathy.