cryptogenic

adjective cryp·to·gen·ic \ ˌkrip-tə-ˈje-nik \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of cryptogenic

: of obscure or unknown origin
  • a cryptogenic disease

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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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