deuteropathy

deuteropathy

[doo-tuh-rop-uh-thee, dyoo-]
noun Pathology.
any abnormality that is secondary to another pathological condition.

Origin:
1645–55; deutero- + -pathy

deuteropathic [doo-ter-uh-path-ik, dyoo-] , adjective
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deuteropathy deu·ter·op·a·thy (dōō'tə-rŏp'ə-thē, dyōō'-)
n.
A disease that occurs secondary to another.


deu'ter·o·path'ic (-ə-pāth'ĭk) adj.
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