Deuteropathy
Deuteropathia Deu`ter*o*pa*thi"a, Deuteropathy Deu`ter*op"a*thy, n. [NL. deuteropathia, fr. Gr. ? second + ? suffering, fr. ?, ?, to suffer: cf. F. deut['e]ropathie.] (Med.) A sympathetic affection of any part of the body, as headache from an overloaded stomach. [1913 Webster]

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  • deuteropathy — deuteropathic /dooh teuhr euh path ik, dyooh /, adj. /dooh teuh rop euh thee, dyooh /, n. Pathol. any abnormality that is secondary to another pathological condition. [1645 55; DEUTERO + PATHY] * * * …   Universalium

  • deuteropathy — A secondary disease or symptom. [deutero + G. pathos, suffering] * * * deu·ter·op·a·thy (doo″tər opґə the) [deutero + pathy] a disease that is secondary to another disease …   Medical dictionary

  • deuteropathy —   n. secondary illness.    ♦ deuteropathic, a …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • deuteropathy — deuteropathic /dooh teuhr euh path ik, dyooh /, adj. /dooh teuh rop euh thee, dyooh /, n. Pathol. any abnormality that is secondary to another pathological condition. [1645 55; DEUTERO + PATHY] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Deuteropathic — Deu ter*o*path ic, a. Pertaining to deuteropathy; of the nature of deuteropathy. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Deuteropathia — Deu ter*o*pa*thi a, Deuteropathy Deu ter*op a*thy, n. [NL. deuteropathia, fr. Gr. ? second + ? suffering, fr. ?, ?, to suffer: cf. F. deut[ e]ropathie.] (Med.) A sympathetic affection of any part of the body, as headache from an overloaded… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • -pathy — a combining form occurring in loanwords from Greek, where it meant suffering, feeling (antipathy; sympathy); in compound words of modern formation, often used with the meaning morbid affection, disease (arthropathy; deuteropathy; neuropathy;… …   Universalium

  • deuteropathic — Relating to a deuteropathy. * * * deu·tero·path·ic (doo″tər o pathґik) occurring secondarily to some other disease …   Medical dictionary

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