lipophage

lipophage

 [lip´o-fāj]
a cell that absorbs or ingests fat.

lip·o·phage

(lip'ō-fāj), Avoid the mispronunciation lip'ō-fahzh.
A cell that ingests fat.
[G. lipos, fat, + phagō, to eat]

lipophage

/lipo·phage/ (lip´o-fāj) a cell that absorbs or ingests fat.

lip·o·phage

(lip'ō-fāj)
A cell that ingests fat.
[G. lipos, fat, + phagō, to eat]

lipophage

a cell that absorbs or ingests fat.
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Lipophages containing myelin breakdown products are rare.
Histopathologically, lipid-laden macrophages, known as lipophages, are seen.