sclerosing

adjective scle·ros·ing \ sklə-ˈrō-siŋ , -ziŋ \

Definition of sclerosing

: causing or characterized by sclerosis
  • sclerosing agents

Origin and Etymology of sclerosing

New Latin sclerosis + English 1-ing


Medical Dictionary

sclerosing

adjective scle·ros·ing \ sklə-ˈrō-siŋ , -ziŋ \

medical Definition of sclerosing

: causing or characterized by sclerosis
  • a sclerosing agent that induces an inflammatory response leading to a fibrotic process
  • —Lisette R. Teixeira et al
— see subacute sclerosing panencephalitis

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