fatty cast


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fat·ty cast

a renal or urinary cast consisting largely of fat globules; those containing doubly refractile bodies (composed of cholesterol) are found in the nephrotic syndrome.
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FATTY CAST: (Orig. mag. ×400)

fatty cast

A urinary cast, consisting of a mass of fatty globules, seen in the examination of patients with nephrosis.
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See also: cast