cryptogenic

adjective
cryp·to·gen·ic | \ˌkrip-tə-ˈje-nik \

Definition of cryptogenic 

: of obscure or unknown origin a cryptogenic disease

First Known Use of cryptogenic

1873, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cryptogenic

crypto- + -genic

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cryptogenic

adjective
cryp·to·gen·ic | \ˌkrip-tə-ˈjen-ik \

Medical Definition of cryptogenic 

: of obscure or unknown origin cryptogenic epilepsy — compare phanerogenic

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