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Synonyms for cell

Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

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


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There was evidence of a few schistocytes and burr cells on smear with reticulocytosis, and evidence of hemolytic hemolysis.
They fulfilled the criteria for HUS [hemolytic anemia with microangiopathic changes, typical deformation of erythrocytes in the peripheral blood smear (Burr cells), acute renal failure, and thrombocytopenia] and presented with pneumonia or meningitis.
Red blood cell morphology was suggestive of a microangiopathic process: microscopic examination indicated that five of the eight infants had mild to moderate (1+ to 2+) hemolysis characterized by the presence of microcytes, burr cells, spherocytes, and bizarre fragments.
We've eliminated "occ'l" when describing elliptocytes, target cells, burr cells, schistocytes, acanthocytes, and teardrop cells.
Using the combination of database and slide carousel, a supervisor who wants to train a new employee on how to recognize RBC burr cells can easily locate examples as well as the opinions of the pathologists and other laboratory scientists who judged each slide as part of their duties at the 20 referee labs that are sent each CAP survey.