Definition of encephalopathy
: a disease of the brain; especially : one involving alterations of brain structure
encephalopathicplay \in-ˌse-fə-lə-ˈpa-thik\ adjective
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But there is no reliable test to detect the injury, called chronic traumatic encephalopathy, in its earliest stages.
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