noun. inflammation of a nerve accompanied by pain and sometimes loss of function.
- retrobulbar neuritis
- multiple neuritis
- achromatic color
Example sentences of the word neuritis
1. Noun, singular or mass
Symptoms of the disease are pain in the eye, inability to see color and vision loss.Steroids are given both intravenously and as eye drops to treat optic nerve neuritis, according to the Mayo Clinic.