frog-spawn appearance

frog-spawn appearance

ENT
A fanciful descriptive term for the small pinhead-size to larger lesions involving the entire tongue, with green and pink irregular nodular surface and pebbly vesicles in patients, usually children with lymphangioma of the oral cavity.

Neurology
A descriptive term for the plethora of the large, round, dark-staining intracellular bodies that accumulate in neurones in Alzheimer’s disease during granulovacuolar degeneration.