mucoviscidosis

[myoo-koh-vis-i-doh-sis]

noun Pathology.


Nearby words

  1. mucous colitis,
  2. mucous connective tissue,
  3. mucous gland,
  4. mucous membrane,
  5. mucous plug,
  6. mucro,
  7. mucronate,
  8. mucrones,
  9. mucus,
  10. mud

Origin of mucoviscidosis

From New Latin, dating back to 1940–45; see origin at muco-, viscid, -osis

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Medicine definitions for mucoviscidosis

mucoviscidosis

[myōō′kō-vĭs′ĭ-dōsĭs]

n.

cystic fibrosis

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