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cystic British & World English

Relating to or characterized by cysts

cystic fibrosis British & World English

A hereditary disorder affecting the exocrine glands. It causes the production of abnormally thick mucus, leading to the blockage of the pancreatic ducts, intestines, and bronchi and often resulting in respiratory infection

cystic partly differentiated nephroblastoma in nephroblastoma British & World English

(Originally) = Wilms' tumour; (later also) (in full cystic partly differentiated nephroblastoma) a usually benign multicystic tumour of the kidney containing nephrogenic elements, most commonly occurring in infants.