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myopathy

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noun my·op·a·thy \mī-ˈä-pə-thē\

Definition of myopathy

plural

myopathies

  1. :  a disorder of muscle tissue or muscles

myopathic

play \ˌmī-ə-ˈpa-thik\ adjective


Origin and Etymology of myopathy

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: circa 1849


Medical Dictionary

myopathy

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noun my·op·a·thy \mī-ˈäp-ə-thē\

Medical Definition of myopathy

plural

myopathies

  1. :  a disorder of muscle tissue or muscles




Learn More about myopathy

  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of myopathy Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about myopathy


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