Anchovy Paste Appearance

A fanciful descriptor for the olive-brown—less commonly, creamy white—grumous material seen in hepatic and cerebral amoebiasis—Entamoeba histolytica—which is composed of autolysed necrotic debris and blood, a lesion classically described in but not exclusive to middle-aged men
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