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encephalopathy

Encephalopathy

/ɛnˌsɛfəˈlɒpəθi/ means disorder or disease of the brain.

In modern usage, encephalopathy does not refer to a single disease, but rather to a syndrome of global brain dysfunction; this syndrome can have many different organic and inorganic causes.

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