Definition of neuromyositis in English:

neuromyositis

noun

Medicine
  • Disease, especially inflammatory disease, affecting both nerve(s) and muscle(s); especially polymyositis with signs of neuropathy.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in T. Clifford Allbutt (1836–1925), physician. From neuro- + myositis, after German Neuromyositis.

Pronunciation

neuromyositis

/ˌnjʊərə(ʊ)mʌɪə(ʊ)ˈsʌɪtɪs/