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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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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.
BPPV can arise idiopathically with ageing or due to trauma, inflammation or degeneration of the inner ear (Huijbregts and Vidal 2004).
Paraneoplatic erythema nodosum (EN) is a type of panniculitis that is observed idiopathically or secondarily to drugs, infections, and rheumatic diseases.
This disorder may occur idiopathically or as a secondary complication in a variety of conditions including neuromuscular disorders, primary displasias of the spine, connective tissue disease, or following trauma or surgery to the chest wall or spine.