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id·i·o·path·ic

 (ĭd′ē-ə-păth′ĭk, ĭd′ē-ō-)
adj.
Of, relating to, or designating a disease having no known cause.

id′i·o·path′i·cal·ly adv.

id•i•o•path•ic

(ˌɪd i əˈpæθ ɪk)

adj.
of unknown cause, as a disease.
[1660–70]
id`i•o•path′i•cal•ly, adv.
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Adj.1.idiopathic - (of diseases) arising from an unknown cause; "idiopathic epilepsy"
Translations

id·i·o·path·ic

a. idiopático-a.
1. rel. a la idiopatía;
2. que tiene origen espontáneo;
___ aldosteronismaldosteronismo ___;
___ infants hypercalcemiahipercalcemia ___ en los niños;
___ neuralgianeuralgia ___;
___ pulmonary fibrosisfibrosis pulmonar ___;
___ subglottic stenosisestenosis subglótica ___.

idiopathic

adj idiopático, sin causa conocida
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3,4] It may appear idiopathically, as well as alongside autoimmune, hematological, and infectious diseases.
These pathologies can either occur idiopathically with advancing age or be triggered by intraocular inflammation such as uveitis.
Whether failing to rule out an idiopathic origin for an illness will result in the exclusion of the expert's testimony will depend on how often the illness arises idiopathically.
In terms of surgery, the results were similar when the lumbosacral spine was compromised idiopathically or as secondary lipomatosis.
Confounding factors impeding consideration of the diagnosis were numerous, from the past medical history of hemorrhoids, the multiple pathologies from the polytrauma, negative imaging, and confounding infections to those created idiopathically with medications and procedures.
1) Cases of UIP can occur either idiopathically (I-UIP) or in the setting of systemic connective tissue disease (CTD-UIP), such as rheumatoid arthritis, scleroderma, Sjogren's syndrome, systemic lupus erythematosus, polymyositis, dermatomyositis, and mixed connective tissue disease.