ptotic


ptotic
ptot·ic

English syllables. 2014.

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  • ptotic — adjective Of or pertaining to ptosis. Levator disinsertion leads to a ptotic eyelid …   Wiktionary

  • ptotic — Relating to or marked by ptosis. SYN: ptosed. * * * ptot·ic tät ik adj relating to or affected with ptosis <a ptotic eyelid> * * * ptot·ic (totґik) pertaining to or affected with ptosis …   Medical dictionary

  • ptotic — See ptosis. * * * …   Universalium

  • ptotic — adj. (Medicine) pertaining to prolapse of a body part; drooping, prolapsed …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ptotic — adjective see ptosed …   Useful english dictionary

  • ptosis — ptotic /toh tik/, adj. /toh sis/, n. Pathol. 1. a drooping of the upper eyelid. 2. prolapse or drooping of any organ. [1735 45; < NL < Gk ptósis a falling] * * * ▪ physiology also called  blepharoptosis    drooping of the upper eyelid. The… …   Universalium

  • Mastopexy — Intervention Breast lift: the pre operative aspects of mild breast ptosis (left), and the post operative aspects of the correction, the lifted bust (right) …   Wikipedia

  • organ — Any part of the body exercising a specific function, as of respiration, secretion, or digestion. SYN: organum [TA], organon. [L. organum, fr. G. organon, a tool, instrument] accessory organs 1. SYN …   Medical dictionary

  • ptosed — SYN: ptotic. * * * ptosed tōzd adj PTOTIC <a ptosed kidney> * * * (tōst) affected with ptosis; prolapsed …   Medical dictionary

  • Breast reconstruction — is the rebuilding of a breast, usually in women. It involves using autologous tissue or prosthetic material to construct a natural looking breast. Often this includes the reformation of a natural looking areola and nipple. This procedure involves …   Wikipedia