CACHEXIA

State of extreme poor health, casuing wasting away associated with a chronic disease or illness.

CACHEXIA: "Joe's lung cancer was causing cachexia."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "CACHEXIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/cachexia-2/ (accessed June 22, 2017).
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