chronic traumatic encephalopathy: a progressive degenerative neurological disease caused by repeated cerebral concussion or milder traumatic brain injury and characterized by memory loss, behavioral disturbances, speech problems, slowed movement, etc. The disease was first identified in boxers.
- Also called dementia pugilistica .
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How to use CTE in a sentence
Diagnosis of CTE is often considered to be specialized and has to occur at a designated institution like Boston University.Will the NCAA Let Ohio State’s Kosta Karageorge Die in Vain? | Robert Silverman | December 1, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
After all, not every county medical examiner can spot CTE on microscopic slides.Will the NCAA Let Ohio State’s Kosta Karageorge Die in Vain? | Robert Silverman | December 1, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Doctors there found that, like many players before him, Duerson suffered from CTE.
CTE “has been identified in the brains of deceased college players and even one high schooler.”
However, the understanding of concussion and CTE while Marino was tossing touchdown passes simply did not exist.Should Dan Marino Have Sued the NFL Over Concussions? | Dr. Anand Veeravagu, MD, Tej Azad | June 3, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
It is industrially unimportant, but the wine of the CTE St Jacques is much esteemed.
On the left, the ground rises towards a crest, forming the slopes of Fausse-CTE and Caillette woods.Verdun Argonne-Metz 1914-1918 | Anonymous
The projected cruise embraced a number of calls at different harbours along the CTE d'Azur; and she asked me to accompany her.Their Majesties as I Knew Them | Xavier Paoli
Dans ce cas, le rayon d'action est lui-mme rapproch de la CTE.International Law. A Treatise. Volume II (of 2) | Lassa Francis Oppenheim
De ce fait le rayon d'action devient plus tendu et plus loign de la CTE.International Law. A Treatise. Volume II (of 2) | Lassa Francis Oppenheim