malacic

mal·a·cot·ic

(mal'ă-kot'ik),
Pertaining to or characterized by malacia.
Synonym(s): malacic

malacic

See malacia.

malacic

adjective Referring to or characterised by softening. It is not used in the working medical parlance.
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The dynamic group are malacic conditions of scarring airway stenosis, including those in which the cartilages are damaged.
A review of polioencephalomalacia in ruminants: is the development of malacic lesions associated with excess sulfur intake independent of thiamine deficiency?
21) Data are conflicting on the use of bronchodilators for tracheomalacia; some studies have shown that they are contraindicated because they relax tracheal smooth muscle and may worsen collapse in malacic tracheas.
A mild malacic change and gliosis with some hemosiderin deposition observed at the right parietal lobe was related to prior trauma with hemorrhage.
Most malacic segments are not stenotic, and most stenotic segments are not malacic.