multinucleate


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mul·ti·nu·cle·ar

, multinucleate (mŭl'tē-nū'klē-ăr, -āt),
Having two or more nuclei.

multinucleate

(mŭl′tē-no͞o′klē-ət, -nyo͞o′-, -tī-) also

multinucleated

(-ā′tĭd)
adj.
Having two or more nuclei: the multinucleate cells of skeletal muscle.

mul·ti·nu·cle·ar

, multinucleate (mŭl'tē-nū'klē-ăr, -āt)
Having two or more nuclei.
Synonym(s): polynuclear, polynucleate.

multinucleate

having more than one nucleus.

multinuclear, multinucleate

cells having more than one nucleus.

multinuclear chondrone
characteristic cell clusters which accompany the proliferation of chondrocytes. Called also brood capsules, clones.
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Granuloma with multinucleate giant cells and palisading necrosis suggestive of fungal bursitis was found in 2 out of the 10 cases of bursitis.
Most authors acknowledge that the clinicopathological complex of"strawberry gums and the accompanying histopathological features of pseudoepitheliomatous hyperplasia, intraepithelial abscess penetrating the surface epithelium, microabscesses in connective tissue stroma, and multinucleate giant cells are "highly suggestive' of Wegener's granulomatosis.
Focally there were collections of large pleomorphic multinucleate tumour cells.
aegilopoides [13-14] and recorded the induction of abnormal mitosis including multinucleate condition, formation of large amoeboid nuclei and polyploidy.
An inflammation of the cranial arteries (cranial arteritis or giant cell arteritis), which is characterised by the fragmentation of the tunica interna and the presence of giant multinucleate phagocytic cells, can cause profound visual loss when it affects the ophthalmic artery.
Grade I (embryos with evenly sized blastomeres with or without fragments of <20%), Grade II (embryos with unevenly sized blastomeres with or without fragments of <20%), Grade III (embryos with 20-50% fragmentation and/or non-homogeneous cytoplasm and/or multinucleate blastomeres) and Grade IV (embryos with >50% fragmentation).
Pores within the device were filled by a fine fibrovascular stroma with scattered multinucleate giant cells.
Zoster vasculitis is a granulomatous vasculitis with multinucleate giant cells, viral antigens, viral DNA and Cowdry A inclusions seen in arterial walls.
The skeletal muscle is a multinucleate structure with an outer envelope known as the sarcolemma.
These cells are multinucleate, contain small plastids, and abundant endoplasmic reticulum apically positioned.