Definition of ascitic in English:

ascitic

adjective

Medicine
  • See ascites

    • ‘No malignant cells were detected in the ascitic fluid.’
    • ‘Treatment of hepatic hydrothorax is usual ascitic care, including salt restriction and diuretics.’
    • ‘On the third day, cultures of the blood and ascitic fluid were negative.’
    • ‘Tubercular ascitic fluid is of high attenuation value due to its high protein content.’
    • ‘Numerous clusters of tumor cells were seen in the ascitic fluid.’