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athrepsia

(ə-thrĕpsē-ə)
n.
  1. marasmus
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Related formsa•threptic (-tĭk) adj.
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Historical Examples of athrepsia

  • Athrepsia (Parrot, Meigs and Pepper), or innutrition, is the presumable predisposing cause.

    A System of Practical Medicine By American Authors, Vol. II

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