cyanopathy

Cyanopathy

Cy`a*nop"a*thy\ (-n?p"?-th?), n. [Gr. ky`anos a dark blue substance + pa`qos affection.] (Med.) A disease in which the body is colored blue in its surface, arising usually from a malformation of the heart, which causes an imperfect arterialization of the blood; blue jaundice.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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