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Azzopardi, John G. (redirected from Azzopardi effect)
Azzopardi, John G., pathologist.
Azzopardi effect - deposition of DNA within vessel wall of oat cell carcinoma of the lung.
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The characteristic pattern of encrustation of the nuclear material around blood vessels (Azzopardi effect
) has been reported at the site of metastasis in 2 cases. Trabecular and rosettelike patterns indicative of neuroendocrine differentiation may be seen.