chromophilic


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chro·mo·phil·ic

, chromophilous (krō'mō-fil'ik, -mof'i-lŭs),
Staining readily; denoting certain cells and histologic structures.

chromophilic

[krō′məfil′ik]
Etymology: Gk, chroma + philein, to love
denoting a cell, tissue, or microorganism that is easily stained, particularly certain leukocytes. Compare chromophobic.

chro·mo·phil·ic

, chromophilous (krō'mō-fil'ik, krō-mof'i-lŭs)
Staining readily; denoting certain cells and histologic structures.
Synonym(s): chromatophil (1) , chromatophilic, chromatophilous, chromophil (1) , chromophile.

chromophilic

, chromophilous (krō-mō-fĭl′ĭk) (krō-mŏf′ĭl-ŭs)
Staining readily.
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Since our patient is well and without apparent recurrent or metastatic disease 1 year after surgery, the invariably fatal outcome associated with most SRCC (of clear cell origin) may not apply in tumors derived from chromophilic cells.
Chromosomal findings and p53-mutation analysis in chromophilic renal-cell carcinomas.