fibrocystic

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adjective fi·bro·cys·tic \ˌfī-brə-ˈsi-stik, ˌfi-\

Definition of fibrocystic

  1. :  characterized by the presence or development of fibrous tissue and cysts

First Known Use of fibrocystic

1854


Medical Dictionary

fibrocystic

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adjective fi·bro·cys·tic \ˌfīb-rə-ˈsis-tik, ˌfib-\

Medical Definition of fibrocystic

  1. :  characterized by the presence or development of fibrous tissue and cysts fibrocystic changes in the pancreas—Lancet


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