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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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An unusual variant of acute idiopathic polyneuritis (syndrome of ophthalmoplegia, ataxia and areflexia).
It is, however, possible that this clinical presentation may reflect the occurrence of an acute idiopathic polyneuritis, [6] possibly associated with an underlying predisposition to autoimmune diseases.
Acute idiopathic polyneuritis and idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura.

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