decompensate

intransitive verb
de·​com·​pen·​sate | \ (ˈ)dē-ˈkäm-pən-ˌsāt, -ˌpen- How to pronounce decompensate (audio) \
decompensated; decompensating

Medical Definition of decompensate

: to undergo decompensation

Other Words from decompensate

decompensatory \ ˌdē-​kəm-​ˈpen(t)-​sə-​ˌtōr-​ē, -​ˌtȯr-​ How to pronounce decompensate (audio) \ adjective

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“Decompensate.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/decompensate. Accessed 5 Jul. 2022.

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