pilocystic

pilocystic

 [pi″lo-sis´tik]
hollow or cystlike, and containing hair; said of dermoid tumors.
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pi·lo·cys·tic

(pi'lō-sis'tik),
Denoting a dermoid cyst containing hair.
[pilo- + G. kystis, bladder]
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pi·lo·cys·tic

(pi'lō-sis'tik)
Denoting a dermoid cyst containing hair.
[pilo- + G. kystis, bladder]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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