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a mass of fungal tissue that has spore-bearing structures embedded in it or on it

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the dense colorless framework of a chloroplast

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the supporting tissue of an organ (as opposed to parenchyma)

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10,11) The infiltrative (or aggressive) growth pattern comprises angulated nests and strands of tumor cells in a prominent, fibroblastic stroma (Figure 1, D).
Big Bubble technique-Refers to injection of air deep into the stroma generating a big air bubble between stroma & the Descemefs membrane, thus causing a large detachment of Descemet's Membrane without using a surgical instrument.
in 1986 as a benign breast disease characterized by a dense, collagenous proliferation of mammary stroma, forming inter-anastomosing capillary-like spaces lined by slender spindle cells (1).
Histopathological finding of scar mass showed fibrocollagenous tissue as well as fibroadipose tissue with normal endometrial glands and stroma.
While some fans who were warming up to the freshman show are disappointed that the alphabet network suddenly pulled the plug on it, most are unhappy that they won't get to see "Time After Time's" leads 6 Freddie Stroma and Josh Bowman 6 on TV every week.
This points to the fact that tumor progression is the result of interaction between tumor and stroma cells, as well as the surrounding stroma cells (13,14).
Others included, chondromyxoid, osteoid (Fig 4E), lipomatous (Fig 4D) and hyalinized stroma (Table 4).
Depending on the phase of the cycle and hormonal influences both glands and stroma show morphological alterations.
The researchers stress, however, that the study does not indicate that the stroma itself causes cancer.
With the exception of one superficial lesion, all of these stained positive for matrilin -2 in the peritumoral stroma.
Small parallel linear incisions were made in a grid like fashion through epithelium and basement membrane to expose underlying corneal stroma.
2 As far as the histology of cornea is concerned, it is composed of five different layers from anterior to posterior (epithelium, Bowman's layer, stroma, Descemet membrane and endothelium).
The fibrous septae separating the tubules were pauci-cellular and lacked the appearance of ovarian stroma.
Stroma with significant edema and focal hemorrhages.
Deep in the dermis, well-circumscribed proliferation of epithelial cells interspersed within foci of myxoid stroma was present.