Polyserositis



polyserositis pol·y·se·ro·si·tis (pŏl’ē-sēr’ō-sī’tĭs)
n.
Chronic inflammation of several serous membranes with effusions in serous cavities resulting in fibrous thickening of the serosa and constrictive pericarditis. Also called Concato’s disease.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Polysinusitis

    polysinusitis pol·y·si·nus·i·tis (pŏl’ē-sī’nə-sī’tĭs) n. Simultaneous inflammation of two or more sinuses.

  • Polysome

    [pol-ee-sohm] /ˈpɒl iˌsoʊm/ noun, Biology. 1. a complex of strung along a single strand of messenger RNA that translates the genetic information coded in the messenger RNA during protein synthesis. /ˈpɒlɪˌsəʊm/ noun 1. another name for polyribosome polysome pol·y·some (pŏl’ē-sōm’) n. See polyribosome.



  • Polysomia

    polysomia pol·y·so·mi·a (pŏl’ē-sō’mē-ə) n. A fetal malformation involving two or more imperfect and partially fused bodies.

  • Polysomic

    /ˌpɒlɪˈsəʊmɪk/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or designating a basically diploid chromosome complement, in which some but not all the chromosomes are represented more than twice polysomic pol·y·so·mic (pŏl’ē-sō’mĭk) adj. Having an extra copy of one or more chromosomes. n. A polysomic organism or cell.



Disclaimer: Polyserositis definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.