cyanotic induration


Induration related to chronic venous congestion in an organ or tissue, frequently resulting in fibrous thickening of the walls of the veins and eventual fibrosis of adjacent tissues.

Nearby words

  1. cyanopsia,
  2. cyanose tardive,
  3. cyanosed,
  4. cyanosis,
  5. cyanotic,
  6. cyanotype,
  7. cyanurate,
  8. cyanuric,
  9. cyanuric acid,
  10. cyathiform

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