cholesterosis

cholesterosis

 [ko-les″ter-o´sis]
a condition in which cholesterol is deposited in tissues in abnormal amounts.

cholesterosis

/cho·les·ter·o·sis/ (kah-les″ter-o´sis) abnormal deposition of cholesterol in tissues.

cholesterosis

Cholesterolosis A condition characterized by deposition of cholesterol in tissues, most commonly in the gallbladder as aggregates of cholesterol-laden macrophages below the mucosa

cholesterosis

a condition in which cholesterol is deposited in tissues in abnormal amounts.
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Acalculous cholecystitis, adenomatosis, cholesterosis, and polyps of the gallbladder.

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