Definición de Laennec's cirrhosis en inglés:

Laennec's cirrhosis

Silabificación: Laen·nec's cir·rho·sis
Pronunciación: /lāˌneks səˈrōsəs


A type of cirrhosis of the liver characterized by a nodular appearance of the liver surface, associated with alcoholism.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • While Laennec's stethoscope revolutionized diagnosis of diseases of the chest, his name is eponymously associated with micronodular cirrhosis of the liver (Laennec's cirrhosis).
  • His name is also immortalized in the micronodular ‘Laennec's cirrhosis’ of the liver.


early 19th century: named after René T. H. Laënnec (1781–1826), the French physician who described the condition.

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