The central part of the obstructed area very soon undergoes degenerative changes, and rapidly becomes decolourized.
The feathers of a peacock afford a convenient example of primitive and degenerative simplicity.
- In many pathological conditions we have degenerative products of various kinds formed in the tissues.
Certain peculiar substances, probably degenerative products, some of them reducing copper, are occasionally met with.
Degenerative simplicity is never uniformly distributed over all the structures of the organism.
Certain degenerative changes in the supra-renal glands may lead to Addison's disease, which is characterized by an excessive pigmentary condition of the skin and mucous membranes.
In all Malacocotylea except the Holostomidae the ensuing change is a degenerative one.
TARDIGRADA, apparently Arthropodous animals whose relationship to the great classes of this sub-kingdom is masked by degenerative modification.
When some time has elapsed before treatment and the phosphorus has become absorbed, the organic degenerative changes cannot be easily controlled.