pilocystic


pilocystic
Denoting a dermoid cyst containing hair. [pilo- + G. kystis, bladder]

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pi·lo·cys·tic (pi″lo-sisґtik) [pilo- + cystic] hollow and containing hairs; said of certain dermoid cysts.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • pilocystic — pi·lo·cystic …   English syllables

  • pilocystic — |pīlō+ adjective Etymology: pil (I) + cystic of a dermoid tumor : encysted and containing hair …   Useful english dictionary

  • pil- — I. combining form or pili or pilo Etymology: Latin pilus more at pile : hair …   Useful english dictionary