skirrhus
Scirrhus Scir"rhus, n.; pl. L. {Scirrhi}, E. {Scirrhuses}. [NL., from L. scirros, Gr. ?, ?, fr. ?, ?, hard.] (Med.) (a) An indurated organ or part; especially, an indurated gland. [Obs.] (b) A cancerous tumor which is hard, translucent, of a gray or bluish color, and emits a creaking sound when incised. [Sometimes incorrectly written {schirrus}; written also {skirrhus}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Skirrhus — Skir rhus, n. (Med.) See {Scirrhus}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Skirrhus — (v. gr.), bösartige Verhärtung in drüsigen Theilen, welche früher od. später in Krebs (s.d.) übergeht. Der wahre S., welcher bes. den conglomerirten Drüsen (s.d.) eigen ist, oft auch die Schleimmembranen, selten aber die Lymphdrüsen primär… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Skirrhus — Skirrhus, skirrhös, s. Krebs …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • Skirrhus — Skịrrhus,   der Scirrhus …   Universal-Lexikon

  • скирр — (skirrhus; греч. skirrhos твердый, твердая опухоль) см. Рак фиброзный …   Большой медицинский словарь

  • Скирр — (skirrhus; греч. skirrhos твердый, твердая опухоль) см. Рак фиброзный …   Медицинская энциклопедия

  • Skirrhös — (v. gr.), hart, geschwollen, beulig. Skirrhōma, eine skirrhöse, in Krebs überzugehen drohende Verhärtung, s. Skirrhus u. Krebs. Skirrhoblepharoncus (Skirrhoblepharōsis) skirrhöse Verhärtung der Augenlider. Skirrhocēle, bösartiger Fleischbruch.… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • schirrus — Scirrhus Scir rhus, n.; pl. L. {Scirrhi}, E. {Scirrhuses}. [NL., from L. scirros, Gr. ?, ?, fr. ?, ?, hard.] (Med.) (a) An indurated organ or part; especially, an indurated gland. [Obs.] (b) A cancerous tumor which is hard, translucent, of a gray …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Scirrhi — Scirrhus Scir rhus, n.; pl. L. {Scirrhi}, E. {Scirrhuses}. [NL., from L. scirros, Gr. ?, ?, fr. ?, ?, hard.] (Med.) (a) An indurated organ or part; especially, an indurated gland. [Obs.] (b) A cancerous tumor which is hard, translucent, of a gray …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Scirrhus — Scir rhus, n.; pl. L. {Scirrhi}, E. {Scirrhuses}. [NL., from L. scirros, Gr. ?, ?, fr. ?, ?, hard.] (Med.) (a) An indurated organ or part; especially, an indurated gland. [Obs.] (b) A cancerous tumor which is hard, translucent, of a gray or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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