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 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for mucoviscidosis




cystic fibrosis

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