- (medicine) affected with cyanosis
- (pathology) a bluish-purple discoloration of skin and mucous membranes usually resulting from
a deficiency of oxygen in the blood
Derived Formscyanotic (ˌsaɪəˈnɒtɪk
Example Sentences Including 'cyanotic'
Fortunately women with cyanotic heart disease rarely become pregnant but when they do termination is advisable.
BMA Family Doctor Guide - Heart Disease
Most cyanotic lesions disappeared, renal function improved, and pain was dramatically reduced.
British Medical Journal (2002)
These are easiest separated into cyanotic (leading to blue babies), or acyanotic conditions.
Times, Sunday Times (2002)
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