cholesterosis

noun
cho·​les·​ter·​o·​sis | \ kə-ˌles-tə-ˈrō-səs How to pronounce cholesterosis (audio) \
plural cholesteroses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce cholesteroses (audio) \

Medical Definition of cholesterosis

: abnormal deposition of cholesterol (as in blood vessels or the gallbladder)

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“Cholesterosis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/cholesterosis. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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