pachynsis

pachynsis

 [pah-kin´sis]
an abnormal thickening. adj., adj pachyn´tic.
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pa·chyn·sis

(pă-kin'sis),
Obsolete term for any pathologic thickening.
[G. a thickening]
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pachynsis

An obsolete, non-specific term for any thickening or induration in the body.
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pa·chyn·sis

(pă-kin'sis)
Any pathologic thickening.
[G. a thickening]
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