pagetoid

pag·et·oid

English syllables. 2014.

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  • pagetoid reticulosis — a usually solitary skin lesion of long duration and slow growth characterized by large numbers of abnormal mononuclear cells infiltrating the epidermis and an underlying, reactive, mixed dermal infiltrate. Some authorities consider it an indolent …   Medical dictionary

  • Paget cell — pagetoid cell a large, irregularly shaped, pale anaplastic tumor cell with vacuolated cytoplasm and a vesicular nucleus that is usually hyperchromatic and surrounded by a clear zone; cells occur singly or in small clusters in the epidermis in… …   Medical dictionary

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  • Mycosis fungoides — Classification and external resources Skin lesions on the knee of a 52 year old male patient with Mycosis fungoides ICD 10 C …   Wikipedia

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