Definition of Cirrhotic

1. a. Pertaining to, caused by, or affected with, cirrhosis; as, cirrhotic degeneration; a cirrhotic liver.



Definition of Cirrhotic

1. Adjective. Of, pertaining to, or suffering from cirrhosis. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Cirrhotic

1. [n -S]

Medical Definition of Cirrhotic

1. Relating to or affected with cirrhosis or advanced fibrosis. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cirrhotic

cirl
cirl bunting
cirls
cirque
cirques
cirrate
cirrhi
cirrhiferous
cirrhogenous
cirrhonosus
cirrhose
cirrhosed
cirrhoses
cirrhosis
cirrhosis of the liver
cirrhotic (current term)
cirrhotics
cirrhous
cirrhus
cirri
cirriferous
cirriform
cirrigerous
cirrigrade
cirriped
cirripede
cirripedes
cirripeds
cirrocumuli
cirrocumulus

Literary usage of Cirrhotic

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1. A Manual of Pathological Anatomy by Charles Handfield Jones, Edward Henry Sieveking (1854)
"It is rather remarkable that the hepatic cell» in extremely contracted cirrhotic livers present a tolerably healthy a>\ their nuclei are distinct, ..."

2. Lectures on diseases of the respiratory organs, heart, and kidneys by Alfred Lebbeus Loomis (1882)
"... attention first to the more prominent anatomical changes which are to be found in kidneys that are the seat of the cirrhotic form of Bright's disease. ..."

3. The Diseases of the Stomach: With an Introduction on Its Anatomy and by William Brinton (1859)
"cirrhotic INFLAMMATION, OR PLASTIC LINITIS. The first of these diseases is one which, in its less marked forms, is not by any means infrequent. ..."

4. Quarterly Compendium of Medical Science by D. G. Brinton (1885)
"Cancer in a cirrhotic Liver and Adrenals, with Pigmentation of Skin and ... The liver weighed sixty-two ounces, and was extremely cirrhotic; its color, ..."

5. A Manual of Pathological Histology by Victor Cornil (1880)
"A. cirrhotic Liver with a smooth surface.—The liver may have preserved its normal size and shape. The surface is smooth, ..."

6. A Practical treatise on Bright's diseases of the kidneys by Thomas Grainger Stewart (1871)
"IN considering the complications of the cirrhotic kidney, we shall take, first, those of the Consequent, and second, those of the Concomitant class. ..."

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