fat cell

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Synonyms for fat cell

cells composed of fat

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Signet cell cancer of the colon is a rare subtype of colon cancer, where abundant intracytoplasmic mucin pushes the nucleus to the periphery giving a signet ring appearance.
Key Words: rectal carcinoma, metastasis, skin, thorax, signet cell carcinoma
Clinical imaging and immunohistochemical findings in our patient were compatible with the primary source of signet cell cancer arising from the bladder.
Most of the tumors were poorly differentiated, and there was a high incidence of signet cell adenocarcinoma.
4] Only a few cases of prostate cancer have been mucin-positive signet cells.