Origin of fibrocystic

First recorded in 1850–55; fibro- + cystic Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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fibrocystic in Medicine


  1. Characterized by increased fibrosis and cystic spaces, especially in glandular tissue.
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