Ciliostatic | definition of ciliostatic by Medical dictionary
ciliostatic (sĭl″ē-ō-stăt′ĭk) [″ + Gr. statos, placed]
Interfering with or preventing movement of the cilia.
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For instance, extracts of fungal strains are known to have ciliostatic
effects in tracheal organ cultures (Pieckova and Jesenska 1998), indicating that the destruction of the defense mechanisms in the lungs could be one factor contributing to the symptoms experienced by occupants of moldy houses.
Turkey rhinotracheitis in France: preliminary investigations on a ciliostatic