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lymphangiectasis

[ lĭm-făn′jē-ĕktə-sĭs ]
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n.
Dilation of the lymphatic vessels.lymphectasia
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Other words from lymphangiectasis

lym•phan′gi•ec•tatic (-ĭk-tătĭk) adj.
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How to use lymphangiectasis in a sentence

  • Recurrent attacks of this disturbance cause hypertrophy of the lymph vessels and in some cases lymphangiectasis.

    Lameness of the Horse|John Victor Lacroix
  • Lymphangiectasis is a dilated or varicose condition of lymph vessels.

    Manual of Surgery|Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
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