Definition of metropathia in US English:

metropathia

noun

Medicine
  • A disease of the uterus; an instance of this; chiefly in "metropathia haemorrhagica", a condition characterized by irregular and excessive uterine bleeding associated with cystic hyperplasia of the endometrium, seen especially in perimenopausal women.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Robley Dunglison (1798–1869), physician and medical writer. From metro- + -pathia.