idiopathy

(redirected from idiopathic)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Wikipedia.

idiopathy

[‚id·ē′äp·ə·thē]
(medicine)
A primary disease; one not a result of any other disease, but of spontaneous origin.
Disease for which no cause is known.
References in periodicals archive ?
Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis with complications at Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi, Nigeria: A case report.
Steiner, "Idiopathic non-histaminergic acquired angioedema: a case series and discussion of published clinical trials," Clinical and Translational Allergy, vol.
Loughin et al., "Predicting which children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis will have a severe disease course: results from the ReACCh-Out cohort," The Journal of Rheumatology, vol.
When we segregated patients with idiopathic GHD (n = 8), we found no significant difference in [DELTA]Ht 0-FH, 1.3 (0.5) SDS in ISS, and 1.2 (0.8) SDS in idiopathic GHD, p = 0.710.
Some previous studies have shown an obstructive defect in idiopathic scoliosis.
All cases reported here, had presented in Department of Dermatology, Islamabad Medical Complex Hospital, NESCOM as chronic idiopathic urticaria.
Association between the MUC5B promoter polymorphism rs35705950 and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: A meta-analysis and trial sequential analysis in Caucasian and Asian populations.
Idiopathic anaphylaxis is an anaphylaxis syndrome in which no specific triggering cause can be demonstrated.
Idiopathic granulomatous mastitis (IGM) that mimics malignancy is a type of mastitis that has a chronic progression.
These findings were compatible with idiopathic myelofibrosis.
2011 American College of Rheumatology recommendations for the treatment of juvenile idiopathic arthritis: initiation and safety monitoring of therapeutic agents for the treatment of arthritis and systemic features.
'For children and adolescent patients with idiopathic scoliosis that does not respond favorably to bracing, treatment options have been limited to fusion surgeries,' said Capt.