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a female gametocyte that develops into an ovum after two meiotic divisions

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7) Basal cell carcinomas commonly show a high Ki-67 index (>20%) (Figure 2, H), are typically negative for synaptophysin, and usually show luminal cytokeratin 7 expression in the adenoid cystic pattern and cytokeratin 7 negativity in the solid basal cell nests.
The histological sections were used to measure the height of digestive cells, the length of the striated border, the nuclear area and the area of the regenerative cell nests.
Flattened sustentacular cells can sometimes be highlighted in the periphery of the cell nests with S-100 protein.
The characteristic cell nests surrounded by highly vascularized stroma ("zellballen pattern") support the diagnosis of paraganglioma.
Prominent epithelial infiltration by lymphocytes is characteristic (figure, B), as is the presence of epimyoepithelial islands, which are epithelial cell nests extensively infiltrated by lymphocytes (figure, C).