elastosis elastosis

Definition(s):

  • (n) breakdown of elastic tissue (as the loss of elasticity in the skin of elderly people that results from degeneration of connective tissue)

Usage(s):

  • The answer is endocardial fibro-elastosis, a peculiar hardening of the inner lining of the heart, which has no known cause.
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