[ doo-tuh-rop-uh-thee, dyoo- ]
/ ˌdu təˈrɒp ə θi, ˌdyu- /
any abnormality that is secondary to another pathological condition.
Related formsdeu·ter·o·path·ic [doo-ter-uh-path-ik, dyoo-] /ˌdu tər əˈpæθ ɪk, ˌdyu-/, adjective
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Medicine definitions for deuteropathy
[ dōō′tə-rŏp′ə-thē ]
A disease that occurs secondary to another.
Related formsdeu′ter•o•path′ic (-ə-păth′ĭk) adj.
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