myelopathy

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myelopathy

(ˌmaɪəˈlɒpəθɪ)
n, pl -pathies
1. (Medicine) a disease of or damage to the spinal cord
2. (Medicine) a disease of or damage to the bone marrow
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my•e•lop•a•thy

(ˌmaɪ əˈlɒp ə θi)

n., pl. -thies.
any disorder of the spinal cord or of bone marrow.
my`e•lo•path′ic (-ləˈpæθ ɪk) adj.
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Translations
myelopatie

my·e·lop·a·thy

n. mielopatía, cualquier condición patológica de la médula espinal o de la médula ósea.
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The location and breadth of the patient's ischemia and the absence of similar cases in the literature, should have argued against chiropractic manipulation as the cause of the patient's ascending myelopathy. The admitting physician's prolonged focus on a possible complication from chiropractic manipulation may be characterized as an anchoring bias."
Subacute delayed ascending myelopathy after low spine injury: case report and evidence of a vascular mechanism.