curschmann's spirals

Medical Dictionary

Curschmann's spirals Cursch·mann's spirals (kûrsh'mənz, kursh'mänz)
n.
Spirally twisted masses of mucus occurring in the sputum in bronchial asthma.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: currying
Next Definition: curse
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for Curschmann's spirals
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing Curschmann's spirals
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature