anisokaryosis

anisokaryosis

 [an-i″so-kar″e-o´sis]
inequality in the size of the nuclei of cells.

an·i·so·kar·y·o·sis

(an-ī'sō-kar'ē-ō'sis),
Variation in size of nuclei in excess of the normal range for a tissue.
[aniso- + G. karyon, nut (nucleus), + -osis, condition]

anisokaryosis

/an·iso·kary·o·sis/ (an-i″so-kar″e-o´sis) inequality in the size of the nuclei of cells.

anisokaryosis

[anī′sōker′ē·ō′sis]
a significant variation in nuclear size among cells of the same general type. anisokaryotic, adj.

an·i·so·kar·y·o·sis

(an-ī'sō-kar-ē-ō'sis)
Variation in size of nuclei, greater than the normal range for a tissue.
[aniso- + G. karyon, nut (nucleus), + -osis, condition]

anisokaryosis

inequality in the size of the nuclei of cells.
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Moderate anisocytosis and anisokaryosis were present, and 3 mitotic figures were seen in ten X400 fields.
Aspiration cytology of the subcutaneous nodules showed marked anisokaryosis, hyperchromatic and stippled nuclei, prominent nucleoli, intranuclear inclusions, and pigment laden melanophages (Figure 2a).
Follicular cells were seen as round mild pleomorphic cells with scanty cytoplasm and mild nuclear anisokaryosis.
Cytology was characterized by presence of large number of pleiomorphic fibroblasts with anisocytosis, anisokaryosis, prominent nucleoli and mitotic figures (Fig.
Little chromatin was found, identifying one or two nucleoli per cell; further observations included: anisokaryosis, anisocytosis, high pleomorphism and increased nucleus:cytoplasm ratio.
Nucleus showed moderate anisokaryosis, granular chromatin & was centrally located with prominent nucleoli and intranuclear inclusion.
There is an increase in the number of mitoses, and dyskaryosis, anisokaryosis, and dyschromatosis are present (figure 3).
The characteristic cytologic features of conventional melanoma are: high cell-yield, predominant epithelioid/plasmacytoid cells with eccentrically placed nuclei and a dissociated pattern, abundant cytoplasm, cytoplasmic melanin pigments, prominent anisokaryosis, macronucleoli, intra-nuclear cytoplasmic inclusions, and variable numbers of bi- and multinucleated cells.
These abnormalities included marked binucleation, anisokaryosis, karyolysis, karyorrhexis and karyopyknosis.
Neoplastic cells were pleomorphic with marked anisocytosis and anisokaryosis (Figure 3D).