(redirected from epithelioid cell)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Financial, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to epithelioid cell: giant cell
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for cell

Synonyms for cell

any small compartment

Related Words

a device that delivers an electric current as the result of a chemical reaction

a small unit serving as part of or as the nucleus of a larger political movement

a hand-held mobile radiotelephone for use in an area divided into small sections, each with its own short-range transmitter/receiver

small room in which a monk or nun lives


References in periodicals archive ?
Variants of Spitz nevus Variants Reference Angiomatoid Spitz nevus (a) 2, 3 Atypical pigmented spindle cell nevus (b) 4, 5 Atypical Spitz nevus (c) 4, 5 Desmoplastic Spitz nevus (d) 6, 7 Hyalinizing Spitz nevus (e) 1 Malignant Spitz nevus (f) 5, 8 Pagetoid Spitz nevus 5, 9 Pigmented spindle cell nevus 4, 10, 11 Recurrent Spitz nevus 12 Spitz nevus with florid pseudoepithelial 13 hyperplasia Spitz nevus with halo phenomenon 14 Tubular epithelioid cell nevus (g) 15 (a) Several investigators consider angiomatoid Spitz nevus to be a variant of desmoplastic Spitz nevus.
Perivascular epithelioid cell neoplasms of soft tissue and gynecologic origin: a clinicopathologic study of 26 cases and review of the literature.
Melanocytic nevi with an atypical epithelioid cell component: clinical, histopathologic, and fluorescence in situ hybridization findings.
7] E-AML tumours are comprised of round to polygonal epithelioid cells with clear or granular eosinophilic cytoplasm intermixed with spindle cells, often showing varying degress of mitotic activity.
There were significant associations related to ciliary body involvement, the presence of epithelioid cell type, the TNM stages, and the presence of metastasis (Table 1).
The tumors are generally hypercellular, made up of spindle cells and epithelioid cells.
The second component showed groups and bundles of spindled to epithelioid cells interspersed among the former.
In the tuberculoid form, lesions are granulomatous with few organisms, extensive epithelioid cells, giant cells, and lymphocytic infiltration (7).
Disseminated histiocytic infiltration of either aggregates or sheets of epithelioid cells containing acid-fast bacilli, in the absence of caseous necrosis, were observed in different organs of the infected doves, especially lungs (23/23), intestines (9/23).
Epithelioid cells showed dense cytoplasm and distinct cell borders (Figure 2).
Microscopic examination of the air-dried, Diff-Quik-stained smear revealed a cellular population of malignant-appearing epithelioid cells arranged predominantly in a discohesive to loosely cohesive pattern (Figure 1).
Angiomyolipoma (AML) are benign tumours composed of varying amounts of thick-walled dysplastic blood vessels, smooth muscle and mature adipose tissue derived from epithelioid cells.
Revised histopathologic examination of the biopsy specimen showed a dermal inflammatory infiltrate of histiocytes containing numerous intracellular Leishmania amastigotes and epithelioid cells, lymphocytes, and few plasma cells (Figure, panel B).
Presence of macrophages, epithelioid cells and langhans type of giant cells were predominantly found.
Currently, GISTs are defined as GI tract mesenchymal tumors containing spindle or epithelioid cells that mark positive for kit protein (CD 117).