syphilitic cirrhosis


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syph·i·lit·ic cir·rho·sis

cirrhosis of the liver occurring as a result of tertiary or congenital syphilis.
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syphilitic cirrhosis

Cirrhosis occurring in tertiary syphilis, in which gummas form in the liver and cause coarse lobulation on healing.
See also: cirrhosis
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