Definition of myopathic in English:

myopathic

adjective

Medicine
  • See myopathy

    • ‘His pathologic studies encompassed neurogenic and myopathic muscle disease, transverse myelitis, and multiple sclerosis.’
    • ‘An electromyogram demonstrated rare myopathic findings in two proximal muscles.’
    • ‘The patient presents at birth or during the first year of life with generalized weakness and characteristic myopathic facies with several physical deformities.’
    • ‘Most patients had a combination of myopathic features, such as weakness, pain, exercise intolerance, or hypotonia.’
    • ‘I favor the latter explanation based on the observation that physical exercise may protect the muscle against the steroid myopathic effects.’