autoisopathy

autopathy

An obsolete term for a disease of one’s self. This term is widely used by holistic medical practitioners and homeopaths, but has no currency in the working (mainstream) medical parlance.

autoisopathy (·tō·ī·sˑ·p·thē),

n medical method that uses remedies produced from bodily substances that are byproducts of the patient's disease. Also called
autopathy.