post-traumatic

adjective post-trau·mat·ic \ ˌpōs(t)-trə-ˈma-tik , -trȯ- , -trau̇- \
variants: or less commonly posttraumatic

Definition of post-traumatic

: occurring after or as a result of trauma
  • post-traumatic seizures
  • post-traumatic headache

Origin and Etymology of post-traumatic

International Scientific Vocabulary post- + traumatic


Medical Dictionary

post-traumatic

adjective post-trau·mat·ic \ -trə-ˈmat-ik, -trȯ-, -trau̇- \

medical Definition of post-traumatic

: occurring after or as a result of trauma
  • post-traumatic epilepsy

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