Relating to or affected with cirrhosis or advanced fibrosis.

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cir·rhot·ic sə-'rät-ik adj of, relating to, caused by, or affected with cirrhosis <\cirrhotic degeneration> <a \cirrhotic liver>
cirrhotic n an individual affected with cirrhosis

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • cirrhotic — See cirrhosis. * * * …   Universalium

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