reticulohistiocytoma


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reticulohistiocytoma

 [rĕ-tik´u-lo-his″te-o-si-to´-mah]
a granulomatous aggregation of lipid-laden histiocytes and multinucleated giant cells.

re·tic·u·lo·his·ti·o·cy·to·ma

(re-tik'yū-lō-his'tē-ō-sī-tō'mă),
A solitary skin nodule composed of glycolipid-containing multinucleated large histiocytes; multiple lesions sometimes occur in association with arthritis.
[reticulo- + histiocytoma]

reticulohistiocytoma

/re·tic·u·lo·his·ti·o·cy·to·ma/ (-his″te-o-si-to´mah) a granulomatous aggregation of lipid-laden histiocytes and multinucleated giant cells with pale eosinophilic cytoplasm having a ground glass appearance. It occurs in two forms, reticulohistiocytic granuloma and multicentric reticulohistiocytosis.

re·tic·u·lo·his·ti·o·cy·to·ma

(rĕ-tik'yū-lō-his'tē-ō-sī-tō'mă)
A solitary skin nodule composed of glycolipid-containing multinucleated large histiocytes; multiple lesions sometimes occur in association with arthritis.

reticulohistiocytoma

a granulomatous aggregation of lipid-laden histiocytes and multinucleated giant cells.