DOID:639 - acute disseminated encephalomyelitis
Disease Ontology Definition:An encephalomyelitis characterized by inflammation located in brain and located in spinal cord that damages myelin. It usually occurs after viral infection, but also following vaccination, bacterial or parasitic infection.
Synonyms: ADEM, acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis, acute disseminated encephalitis, acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (disorder)
Human Disease Resources: Disease Ontology, EMBL-EBI, OLSVis tree view, Ontobee
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Other Model Organisms: AGR, MGI, ZFIN, FlyBase, WormBase, RGD
Parent(s): encephalomyelitis (is_a)