from The Century Dictionary.
- Pertaining to or affected with tabes (dorsalis).
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- noun A patient suffering from tabes (dorsalis).
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective (Med.) Of or pertaining to tabes; of the nature of tabes; affected with tabes; tabid.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- adjective Of or pertaining to
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In one tabetic subject who had lost desire and ability for more than three years both returned in sufficient force to allow him to beget a child.
But the acuteness and rapidity of onset of the tabetic symptoms were so great that in a little more than two years they had reached a condition which most cases only attain in from five to ten years, and this makes the prognosis somewhat less favorable.