The different names given to the plica indicate more or less the ideas that prevail regarding its nature.
plica polonica, which is endemic in Russia, is almost cosmopolitan.
It might be stricken with dry-rot, elephantiasis and plica polonica for ought I care.
In German the plica polonica is called Alpzopf, or hobgoblin's tail.
At the same time he wrote a treatise on plica Polonica, which was highly commended.
Hair matted or clotted, either from neglect or from the disease known as the plica Polonica.
In six minutes, the plica semilunaris so drawn as to cover half the cornea.
And perhaps the very essence of the plica Polonica may be the hairs growing hollow, and of an unnatural constitution.
It continued sick for a considerable time, and, on its convalescence the plica broke out in its entire coat.
Other historians assert that the plica originated in the East; such is the opinion of Stabel, Spreugel, and other writers.
plica pli·ca (plī'kə)
n. pl. pli·cae (-kē)
A fold or ridge, as of skin or membrane.
See false membrane.