botryoid


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botryoid

 [bot´re-oid]
shaped like a bunch of grapes.

bot·ry·oid

(bot'rē-oyd),
Having numerous rounded protuberances resembling a bunch of grapes.
Synonym(s): staphyline, uviform
[G. botryoeidēs, like a bunch of grapes (botrys)]

botryoid

/bot·ry·oid/ (bot´re-oid) shaped like a bunch of grapes.

bot·ry·oid

(bot'rē-oyd)
Having numerous rounded protuberances resembling a bunch ofgrapes.
Synonym(s): staphyline, uviform.
[G. botryoeidēs, like a bunch of grapes (botrys)]

botryoid

shaped like a bunch of grapes.

botryoid rhabdomyosarcoma
see urinary bladder tumors.
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21-26) On histologic examination, lymphocyte depletion and the presence of characteristic intracytoplasmic botryoid inclusion bodies within lymphoid tissues, commonly in macrophages and particularly in the bursa of Fabricius, have frequently been reported either singly or together in infected birds.
49,50) The botryoid type of embryonal RMS represents approximately 2% of head and neck RMSs.
Single case reports of leiomyosarcoma, botryoid rhabdomyosarcoma, angiosarcoma, and Kaposi sarcoma have been described.