cytomorphology

cytomorphology

 [si″to-mor-fol´o-je]
the morphology of body cells.

cy·to·mor·phol·o·gy

(sī'tō-mōr-fol'ō-jē),
The study of the structure of cells.

cytomorphology

/cy·to·mor·phol·o·gy/ (sīt″o-mor-fol´ah-je) the morphology of body cells.

cytomorphology

[-môrfol′əjē]
Etymology: Gk, kytos + morphe, shape, logos, science
the study of the various forms of cells and the structures contained within cells. cytomorphologic, cytomorphological, adj.; cytomorphologist, n.

cy·to·mor·phol·o·gy

(sī'tō-mōr-fol'ŏ-jē)
The study of the structure of cells.

cytomorphology

the morphology of body cells.
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of Pennsylvania) present the basic elements of cytomorphology using high-resolution, color photomicrographs to illustrate the facets and attributes of benign and malignant disease processes and help with interpretation of both cytologic and small tissue specimens presented in subsequent volumes.