postencephalitic

adjective
post·​en·​ceph·​a·​lit·​ic | \ ˌpōst-in-ˌse-fə-ˈli-tik How to pronounce postencephalitic (audio) \

Definition of postencephalitic

: occurring after and especially as a result of encephalitis postencephalitic pain postencephalitic parkinsonism

First Known Use of postencephalitic

1923, in the meaning defined above

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postencephalitic

adjective
post·​en·​ceph·​a·​lit·​ic | \ -in-ˌsef-ə-ˈlit-ik How to pronounce postencephalitic (audio) \

Medical Definition of postencephalitic

: occurring after and especially as a result of encephalitis postencephalitic parkinsonism

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