desmoplastic

[dĕz′mə-plăstĭk]

adj.

Producing or forming adhesions.
Causing fibrosis in the vascular stroma of a neoplasm.

Nearby words

  1. desmolase,
  2. desmond,
  3. desmond tutu,
  4. desmopathy,
  5. desmoplasia,
  6. desmoplastic fibroma,
  7. desmoplastic trichoepithelioma,
  8. desmopressin acetate,
  9. desmosome,
  10. desmoulins


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