Definition of polyneuritis in English:

polyneuritis

noun

Medicine
  • [mass noun] Any disorder that affects the peripheral nerves collectively.

    • ‘The article is about their contribution to the knowledge on background arsenic values in nails and the values encountered in cases of arsenic polyneuritis.’
    • ‘Similarly, the influenza virus vaccine very likely causes polyneuritis again at a similar low rate.’
    • ‘Fifteen patients with polyneuritis due to peripheral vascular insufficiency were given 480 mg/day of bilberry extract and significant improvement was noted in microcirculation.’

Pronunciation:

polyneuritis

/ˌpɒlɪnjʊəˈrʌɪtɪs/