Chromatophilic | definition of chromatophilic by Medical dictionary
chromophilic (redirected from chromatophilic)
chro·mo·phil·ic , chromophilous (krō'mō-fil'ik, -mof'i-lŭs),
Staining readily; denoting certain cells and histologic structures.
chro·mo·phil·ic , chromophilous (krō'mō-fil'ik, krō-mof'i-lŭs)
chromophilic, chromophilous (krō-mō-fĭl′ĭk) (krō-mŏf′ĭl-ŭs)
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Chromatophilic substance in the body of neurons in the nuclei of cranial nerves is represented by big lumps.
The phenomenon of tigrolysis, and in some neurons--a total dissolution of chromatophilic substance are observed.