Amyloid degeneration

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(Med.) a diseased condition of various organs of the body, produced by the deposit of an albuminous substance, giving a blue color with iodine and sulphuric acid; - called also waxy degeneration or lardaceous degeneration.
See under Amyloid, Caseous, etc.

See also: Amyloid, Degeneration

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.