candle wax drippings

A descriptor for an appearance likened to melted candle wax gutterings
Neuropathology Smooth pinpoint-to-thumbnail-sized rounded elevations on the lateral ventricular walls or cerebral cortex in patients with tuberous sclerosis
Ophthalmology Fundoscopic changes in which the vascular sheath is surrounded by preretinal inflammatory exudates, appearing as bulbous perivascular dilatations, a finding suggestive of sarcoidosis
Orthopaedics A term referring to the linear hyperostosis which is characteristic of melorheostosis, a rare bone disorder, histologically characterised by marked endosteal sclerosis with marrow fibrosis
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candle wax drippings

A descriptor for an appearance likened to melted candle wax gutterings Ophthalmology Fundoscopic changes in which the vascular sheath is surrounded by preretinal inflammatory exudates, appearing as bulbous perivascular dilatations, a finding suggestive of sarcoidosis
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