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reticular

 [rĕ-tik´u-lar]
resembling a net.
reticular activating system the system of cells of the reticular formation of the medulla oblongata that receive collaterals from the ascending sensory pathways and project to higher centers; they control the overall degree of central nervous system activity, including wakefulness, attentiveness, and sleep; abbreviated RAS.

ret·i·form

(ret'i-fōrm),
Resembling a net or network.
[L. rete, network]

retiform

/re·ti·form/ (re´tĭ-form) (ret´ĭ-form) reticular.

ret·i·form

(ret'i-fōrm)
Resembling a net or network.
[L. rete, network]

retiform

reticular.
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The lesions demonstrated an irregular rete ridge system, with nests and single melanocytes irregularly distributed within the retiform epidermis.
Although Michal (12) first reported 4 cases in 1999 and named them retiform perineuriomas, Ushigome et al (35) were the first to describe the reticular pattern in a perineurioma in 1986 (histologically well documented in Figure 4 of that manuscript).
Pathologic Diagnosis: Sertoli-Leydig Cell Tumor, Retiform Type