glycorrhachia

[glī′kə-rākē-ə, -răkē-ə]

n.

The presence of sugar in the cerebrospinal fluid.

Nearby words

  1. glycophilia,
  2. glycophyte,
  3. glycoprotein,
  4. glycoptyalism,
  5. glycopyrrolate,
  6. glycorrhea,
  7. glycosaminoglycan,
  8. glycose,
  9. glycosecretory,
  10. glycosialia


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