Epstein pearls


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Ep·stein pearls

(ep'stīn),
multiple small white epithelial inclusion cysts found in the midline of the palate in newborn infants.

Ep·stein pearls

(ep'stīn pĕrlz)
Multiple small, white, epithelial inclusion cysts found in the midline of the palate in newborns.

Epstein,

Alois, Czech pediatrician working in Austria, 1849-1918.
Epstein disease - one of a group of local infections suggesting diphtheria, but caused by microorganisms other than Corynebacterium diphtheriae. Synonym(s): diphtheroid
Epstein pearls - multiple small white epithelial inclusion cysts found in the midline of the palate in newborn infants.
Epstein sign - lid retraction in an infant, giving it a frightened expression and a wild glance.
Epstein symptom

Ep·stein pearls

(ep'stīn pĕrlz)
Multiple small white epithelial inclusion cysts found in the midline of the palate in newborn infants.