cytomegalic


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cytomegalic

[¦sīd·ō·mə¦gal·ik]
(medicine)
Of, pertaining to, or characterizing the greatly enlarged cells with enlarged nuclei and inclusion bodies found in tissues in cytomegalic inclusion disease.
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