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hypocellularity

 [hi″po-sel″u-lar´ĭ-te]
abnormal decrease in the number of cells present, as in bone marrow.

hypocellularity

(hī″pō-sĕl″ū-lār′ĭ-tē)
Decreased cell content of any tissue.

hypocellularity

abnormal decrease in the number of cells present, as in bone marrow.
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The hypocellularity and hypovascularity permit the bacteria and other pathogens to develop without host defenses counteracting them.
Within the mass, the presence of a biphasic tissue architecture composed of areas of relative hypocellularity with abundant acellular material punctuated by bland, cigar shaped nuclei (Antoni B architecture) is seen (Figure 4), as well as areas of hypercellularity featuring numerous cigar shaped nuclei and ill-defined cytoplasm with occasional nuclear palisading and Verocay body formation (Antoni A architecture; Figure 5).
Bone Marrow Hypocellularity showed a significant association with Aplastic anemia while both Normocellularity and Hypercellularity showed association with Megaloblastic anemia and Infiltration ([chi square] = 48.
Bone marrow hypocellularity and atrophy of lymphoid organs, including the thymus and spleen, have been observed in many animal species following oral, dermal, and transplacental exposure to high- and low-dose PCB mixtures and certain congeners [Kimbrough et al.
The classic histologic appearance of a solitary fibrous tumor is characterized by a variable, patternless architecture of spindle cells with areas of hypocellularity and adjacent hypercellular regions.
Her pancytopenia was evaluated by bone marrow biopsy, which demonstrated marked diffuse hypocellularity with focal aplasia.
12] or folic acid, or marked hypocellularity of the BM as well as patients on oral iron therapy were excluded because these conditions can influence sTfR concentrations irrespective of iron status (9).
Frequent findings included bone marrow hypocellularity, reticulin fibrosis, necrosis, and plasmacytosis.
INTRODUCTION: Aplastic anaemia is a syndrome of bone marrow failure defined by pancytopenia and bone marrow hypocellularity.
1985) results in hypocellularity, atrophy, and apoptosis in the thymus; however, the putative chemical mechanisms of action and cellular targets differ (Luebke et al.