Type your word below and click

Results for tabes

Definitions of tabes:

part of speech: noun

Systematic wasting away.

part of speech: noun

Progressive wasting or emaciaton, phthisis; usually signifying tabes dorsalis.

Usage examples for tabes:

  • Certainly locomotor ataxic patients would seem the least likely to be benefited by training in movement and yet this movement therapy for tabes has had some wonderful results. "Psychotherapy", James J. Walsh
  • It is called, in the language of physicians, tabes dorsalis, or dorsal consumption; because it is supposed to arise from the dorsal portion of the spinal marrow. "The Young Man's Guide", William A. Alcott
  • This is seriously disturbed by the degeneration in tabes "Psychotherapy", James J. Walsh

Word of the day

serine

1. Serum albumin. 2. Alpha- aminobeta- hydroxypropionic acid, CH2. OH. CH. NH2COOH, present in small amount in most proteins. ...

more