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cryptogenic

 [krip″to-jen´ik]
of obscure or doubtful origin.
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cryp·to·gen·ic

(krip'tō-jen'ik),
Of obscure, indeterminate etiology or origin, in contrast to phanerogenic.
[crypto- + G. genesis, origin]
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cryptogenic

(krĭp′tə-jĕn′ĭk) also

cryptogenous

(krĭp-tŏj′ə-nəs)
adj.
Of obscure or unknown origin. Used of diseases.
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cryptogenic

adjective Of unknown origin; idiopathic.
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cryptogenic

adjective Of unknown origin; idiopathic
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cryp·to·gen·ic

(krip'tō-jen'ik)
Of obscure, indeterminate etiology or origin, in contrast to phanerogenic.
[crypto- + G. genesis, origin]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

cryp·to·gen·ic

(krip'tō-jen'ik)
Of obscure, indeterminate etiology or origin.
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