noun, plural scir·rhi [skir-ahy, sir-ahy] /ˈskɪr aɪ, ˈsɪr aɪ/, scir·rhus·es. Pathology.
- scirrhous carcinoma,
Origin of scirrhus
Examples from the Web for scirrhus
Carcinoma of the intestines appears either as cylindrical-cell cancer, as scirrhus, or as gelatinous or colloid cancer.
Should I register in my journal in the beginning of a scirrhus?
Another termination of scirrhus is in cancer, as described below.Zoonomia, Vol. II|Erasmus Darwin
Scirr′hoid, resembling scirrhus; Scirr′hous, hardened, proceeding from scirrhus.
What are the Tumours that partake of the Nature of a Scirrhus?The Compleat Surgeon, or the Whole Art of Surgery Explain'd in a Most Familiar Method|Charles Gabriel Le Clerc