Definition of myelopathy
: a disease or disorder of the spinal cord or bone marrow
myelopathicplay \ˌmī-ə-lō-ˈpa-thik\ adjective
Recent Examples of myelopathy from the Web
A vet diagnosed Bodza with degenerative myelopathy, a fatal disease that causes the progressive degeneration of a dog's spinal cord.
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Origin and Etymology of myelopathy
International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: circa 1891See Words from the same year
Medical Definition of myelopathy
: any disease or disorder of the spinal cord or bone marrow
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