Definición de scirrhus en inglés:

scirrhus

Saltos de línea: scir|rhus
Pronunciación: /ˈsɪrəs
 
, ˈskɪ-/

sustantivo (plural scirrhi /-rʌɪ/)

Medicine
  • A carcinoma that is hard to the touch.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Amyloid in the stroma of tumors has been described by Askanazy (scirrhus of the breast).

Derivativos

scirrhous

adjetivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • These 4 specimens were extremely fibrotic (eg, scirrhous breast carcinomas), exhibited marked necrosis, or were small lesions that were difficult to scrape.
  • In 1931, they reported the case of a woman who had had radical mastectomy for scirrhous carcinoma of the breast 14 months before her final presentation.

Origen

late Middle English: modern Latin, from Greek skirros, from skiros 'hard'.

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Pronunciación: grəʊˈtɛskəri
noun
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