lymphocystis disease

noun lym·pho·cys·tis disease \ ¦lim(p)fə¦sistə̇s- \

Definition of lymphocystis disease

:a skin disease of the walleye that is characterized by ulceration and the formation of irregular pinkish lumps in skin and fins and is usually held to be of virus origin

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Origin and Etymology of lymphocystis disease

New Latin lymphocystis, from lymph- + Greek kystis bladder, pouch


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