cryptogenic infection


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cryp·to·gen·ic in·fec·tion

bacterial, viral, or other infection, the source of which is unknown.

cryptogenic infection

a disease caused by pathogenic microorganisms of obscure or unknown origin.

cryp·to·gen·ic in·fec·tion

(krip'tō-jen'ik in-fek'shŭn)
Bacterial, viral, or other infection, the source of which is unknown.

cryptogenic infection

An infection whose source is unknown.
See also: infection