cerebropathy


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cerebropathy

 [ser″ĕ-brop´ah-the]
any disorder of the cerebrum; see also encephalopathy.

en·ceph·a·lop·a·thy

(en-sef'ă-lop'ă-thē),
Any disorder of the brain.
[encephalo- + G. pathos, suffering]

cerebropathy

/cer·e·brop·a·thy/ (ser″ĕ-brop´ah-the) any disorder of the cerebrum; see also encephalopathy.

cerebropathy

(1) A hypochondriacal condition verging upon insanity, occurring in those whose brains have been unduly strained.
(2) An older, nonspecific term for any pathology of the brain.

Cerebropathy is not used in the working medical parlance, replaced by brain disease.

en·ceph·a·lop·a·thy

(en-sefă-lopă-thē)
1. Any disorder of the brain.
2. A disorder of the brain parenchyma, as distinct from a disorder of the meninges.
Synonym(s): cephalopathy, cerebropathy, encephalosis.
[encephalo- + G. pathos, suffering, disease]

cerebropathy

any brain disorder.