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myelopathy

[mahy-uh-lop-uh-thee]
noun, plural my·e·lop·a·thies. Pathology.
  1. any disorder of the spinal cord or of bone marrow.
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Origin of myelopathy

First recorded in 1890–95; myelo- + -pathy
Related formsmy·e·lo·path·ic [mahy-uh-luh-path-ik] /ˌmaɪ ə ləˈpæθ ɪk/, adjective
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myelopathic in Medicine

myelopathic

(mī′ə-lō-păthĭk)
adj.
  1. Of or relating to myelopathy.
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myelopathy

(mī′ə-lŏpə-thē)
n.
  1. Disturbance or disease of the spinal cord.
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