Arachnoiditis: Inflammation of the middle layer of membranes covering the brain and spinal cord. Arachnoiditis can occur as a complication of procedures such as myelograms, spinal operations, epidural steroid injections, and injury to the spine.
n. Inflammation of the arachnoid membrane and subarachnoid space.
Arachnoiditis is a debilitating condition characterized by severe stinging, burning pain, and neurologic problems. It is caused by an inflammation of the arachnoid lining ...
Arachnoiditis information sheet compiled by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS).
Arachnoiditis is a devastating affliction of chronic intractable pain, neurological deficits and disability.
Includes summary of latest research on symptoms, causes, and treatments. Source for the book "Arachnoiditis: The Silent Epidemic".