- in·ter·cys·tic, adjective
- pre·cys·tic, adjective
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How to use cystic in a sentence
A 2003 study suggested that TMAO might treat cystic fibrosis.Sea creatures’ fishy scent protects them from deep-sea high pressures | Katie Grace Carpenter | October 21, 2022 | Science News For Students
Their children have disabilities such as cancer, cystic fibrosis, asthma, Down syndrome, lung conditions, organ and blood stem cell transplants, and weakened immune systems, according to the lawsuit.As Schools Drop Mask Mandates, Parents of Kids With Disabilities Prepare to Fight | Nik Popli | February 10, 2022 | Time
Restoring specific proteins to treat genetic diseases, such as cystic fibrosis.These are the viruses that mRNA vaccines may take on next | Laura Sanders | December 17, 2021 | Science News
Splicing contributes to many diseases, including cystic fibrosis and cancer, and even those to which it doesn’t contribute, Kinney says, “may be treated by modulating the splicing process.”The Rise of RNA Therapeutics - Issue 107: The Edge | Lina Zeldovich | September 29, 2021 | Nautilus
Setzer sells products made from the plant and because she also happens to have cystic hygroma, a cyst-causing condition that has left her needing facial surgeries and unable to close her mouth or eyes, strangers tend to hurl insults at her online.She’s endured stares and insults. Her dream: To create a community space where others won’t have to. | Theresa Vargas | June 16, 2021 | Washington Post
His one stipulation before okaying a poster of his Jockey ad, for example, was that all proceeds go to cystic fibrosis.
cystic Fibrosis, a genetic malady, dooms its sufferers to a short and burdened life.
A cystic fibrosis patient has been denied access to a compassionate use program because it's temporary.
SMA is sometimes referred to as “Baby ALS,” because the incidence rate is so similar to cystic fibrosis and ALS.‘Bucket List’ Baby Avery Canahuati: Facts About Spinal Muscular Atrophy | Andrew Carter | May 3, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
I read everything I could on genetics and also on cystic fibrosis.
Ovariotomy signifies the removal through an abdominal incision of cystic and solid tumours of the ovary, and parovarian cysts.
Hydrocystoma is a cystic affection of the sweat-gland ducts, seated upon the face.Essentials of Diseases of the Skin | Henry Weightman Stelwagon
The cystic formation belongs naturally enough to this tube, not to the nervous system.The Origin of Vertebrates | Walter Holbrook Gaskell
He is the doctor who treated our children for cystic fibrosis.Warren Commission (9 of 26): Hearings Vol. IX (of 15) | The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
And before you started your campaign on cystic fibrosis, they had already moved to Dallas?Warren Commission (9 of 26): Hearings Vol. IX (of 15) | The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
British Dictionary definitions for cystic
of, relating to, or resembling a cyst
having or enclosed within a cyst; encysted
relating to the gall bladder or urinary bladder
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