Definition of Mikulicz in English:

Mikulicz

noun

Medicine
  • Attributive and in the genitive. Designating a syndrome characterized by lymphocytic infiltration and enlargement of the salivary and lacrimal glands, or of one or more salivary glands.

Origin

Early 20th century. From the name of Johann von Mikulicz-Radecki, Romanian-born Polish surgeon, who described the syndrome in T. Billroth Beiträge zur Chirurgie 610–30.

Pronunciation

Mikulicz

/ˈmɪkjʊlɪts//mɪˈkuːlɪtʃ/