chondroid


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chondroid

 [kon´droid]
resembling cartilage.

chon·droid

(kon'droyd),
1. Resembling cartilage. Synonym(s): cartilaginoid
2. Uncharacteristically developed cartilage, primarily cellular with a basophilic matrix and thin or nonexistent capsules.
[chondro- + G. eidos, resemblance]

chondroid

/chon·droid/ (kon´droid)
1. resembling cartilage.

chondroid

[kon′droid]
resembling cartilage.

chondroid

adjective Referring to or resembling cartilage.
 
noun Hyaline cartilage.

chondroid

adjective Referring to cartilage noun Hyaline cartilage, see there.

chon·droid

(kon'droyd)
1. Resembling cartilage.
Synonym(s): cartilaginoid.
2. Uncharacteristically developed cartilage, primarily cellular with a basophilic matrix and thin or nonexistent capsules.
[chondro- + G. eidos, resemblance]

chondroid

resembling cartilage.
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In conclusion, chondroid syringoma is an uncommon disease entity that mainly arises in the head and neck region.
About 5% of chordomas contain islands of hyalinetype chondroid or cartilaginous tissue--hence the term chondroid chordoma.
C11orf95-MKL2 is the resulting fusion oncogene of t(11;16)(q13;p13) in chondroid lipoma.
33) The macaw we describe was a 24-year-old female that was determined to have atherosclerotic lesions ranging from type IV lesions (atheroma) to type VII lesions (complicated atheroma with chondroid metaplasia), based on evaluation by hematoxylin and eosin stain only.
No cases (0%) of hidradenocarcinoma papilliferum, porocarcinoma, eccrine carcinoma, cylindrocarcinoma, hidradenocarcinoma, malignant chondroid syringoma, mucinous carcinoma, and adenocarcinoma of mammary-like glands were found.
Rearrangements of 6p21 in leiomyoma: Rearrangements of 6p21 have been observed in benign mesenchymal tumors, including lipomas, pulmonary chondroid hamartomas, endometrial polyps, and leiomyomas.
They usually transform into cells from myxoid, chondroid and bone tissues.
It was uncertain if these represented chondroid matrix or destruction of calcified costal cartilage.
Haematoxylin, safranin and elastin stainings showed a trend towards chondroid regeneration and increased elastic and collagen fibres in the hip cartilage of the surgically altered limb of the Harpagophytum-treated rabbits, although this was only statistically significant in the elastin stainings (Fig.
In addition, there were areas of chondroid differentiation, osseous differentiation, and osteoclast-like giant cells.
First, the region q14-q15 on chromosome 12 is also commonly rearranged in a variety of other mesenchymal solid tumors, including angiomyxomas, hemangiopericytomas, lipomas, and pulmonary chondroid hamartomas, as well as breast fibroadenomas, endometrial polyps, and salivary gland adenomas.
Microscopic examination revealed focal chondroid metaplasia on the right and squamous mucosa with congestion, mild edema, and focal keratosis bilaterally.