end-stage

adjective \ ˈend-ˌstāj \

Definition of end-stage

: being or occurring in the final stages of a terminal disease or condition
  • end-stage renal disease

First Known Use of end-stage

1920

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end-stage

adjective \ ˈend-ˌstāj \

medical Definition of end-stage

: being or occurring in the final stages of a terminal disease or condition
  • end-stage liver failure

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