sclerotic bodies

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scle·rot·ic bod·ies

vegetative rounded muriform cells of dematiaceous fungi, characteristic of the causal agents of chromoblastomycosis in tissue.
Synonym(s): copper pennies
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

scle·rot·ic bod·ies

(sklĕr-ot'ik bod'ēz)
Vegetative rounded muriform cells of dematiaceous fungi, characteristic of the causal agents of chromoblastomycosis.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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