a condition in which cholesterol is deposited in tissues in abnormal amounts.
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cholesterosisCholesterolosis A condition characterized by deposition of cholesterol in tissues, most commonly in the gallbladder as aggregates of cholesterol-laden macrophages below the mucosa
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