cytophagocytosis

cytophagocytosis

/cy·to·phago·cy·to·sis/ (-fag″o-si-to´sis) cytophagy.

cytophagocytosis

(si?to-fag?o-si-to'sis) [? + phagein, to eat, + kytos, cell, + osis, condition] Cytophagy.
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performed autopsy on 8 patients with H1N1 infection and reported that 5 had peripheral pulmonary vascular thrombosis and all 8 had cytophagocytosis (14).
Shared features include dense dermal peri-appendageal and lobular subcutaneous lymphocytic infiltrates, variable nuclear atypia in the lymphoid cells, histiocytic cytophagocytosis, and fat necrosis.