encephalopathy

noun en·ceph·a·lop·a·thy \ in-ˌse-fə-ˈlä-pə-thē \

Definition of encephalopathy

plural encephalopathies
:a disease of the brain; especially :one involving alterations of brain structure

encephalopathic

play \in-ˌse-fə-lə-ˈpa-thik\ adjective

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First Known Use of encephalopathy

1866


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encephalopathy

noun en·ceph·a·lop·a·thy \ in-ˌsef-ə-ˈläp-ə-thē \

medical Definition of encephalopathy

plural encephalopathies
:a disease of the brain; especially :one involving alterations of brain structure

encephalopathic

play \-lə-ˈpath-ik\ adjective

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