from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Induced in a patient by a physician's activity, manner, or therapy. Used especially of an infection or other complication of treatment.
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- adj. Induced by the words or actions of the physician.
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- adj. induced by a physician's words or therapy (used especially of a complication resulting from treatment)
Greek iātros, physician; see -iatric + -genic.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Ancient Greek ἰατρός (iatros, "doctor") + -genic. (Wiktionary)