Definition of "iatrogenic" [iatrogenic]
- (adjective) Induced in a patient by a physician's activity, manner, or therapy. Used especially of an infection or other complication of treatment.
Use "iatrogenic" in a sentence
- "Haldol has been documented in shrinking peoples brains which you know is called iatrogenic illness."
- "It's called iatrogenic illness but these doctors who're causing the illness haven't a clue because they are surgeons."
- "In real medicine it's called iatrogenic disease, disease produced by the application of medical intervention."