- Composed of many cysts.
* * *poly·cys·tic -'sis-tik adj having or involving more than one cyst <\polycystic kidneys> <\polycystic disease>
* * *poly·cys·tic (pol″e-sisґtik) [poly- + cystic] containing or made up of many cysts; called also multicystic.
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polycystic — [päl΄i sis′tik] adj. made up of or containing many cysts [a polycystic kidney] * * * pol·y·cys·tic (pŏl ē sĭsʹtĭk) adj. Having or containing many cysts: polycystic kidney disease. * * * … Universalium
polycystic — [päl΄i sis′tik] adj. made up of or containing many cysts [a polycystic kidney] … English World dictionary
polycystic — adjective Date: 1869 having or involving more than one cyst < polycystic kidneys > < a polycystic disease > … New Collegiate Dictionary
polycystic — “+ adjective Etymology: poly + cystic : having or involving more than one cyst polycystic kidney polycystic disease … Useful english dictionary
polycystic — adjective /ˌpɒlɪˈsɪstɪk,ˈpɒlɪˌsɪstɪk,pɑliˈsɪstɪk/ Having many cysts … Wiktionary
polycystic — adj. containing many cysts … English contemporary dictionary
polycystic — adjective Medicine characterized by multiple cysts … English new terms dictionary
polycystic — poly·cystic … English syllables
Polycystic kidney disease — Classification and external resources Polycystic kidneys ICD 10 Q … Wikipedia
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