schistosis

[ shi-stoh-sis ]
/ ʃɪˈstoʊ sɪs /

noun Pathology.

fibrosis of the lungs caused by inhaling dust from slate.

Nearby words

  1. schistocormia,
  2. schistocyte,
  3. schistocytosis,
  4. schistoglossia,
  5. schistose,
  6. schistosity,
  7. schistosoma,
  8. schistosoma haematobium,
  9. schistosoma japonicum,
  10. schistosoma mansoni

Origin of schistosis


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