elastosis definition

  • noun:
    • The deterioration of elastic muscle
    • break down of elastic structure (while the losing elasticity in skin of elderly people that results from degeneration of connective structure)
    • The deterioration of elastic tissue
    • breakdown of elastic muscle (as losing elasticity within the epidermis of seniors that results from degeneration of connective tissue)

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