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cytochemistry

 [si″to-kem´is-tre]
the identification and localization of the different chemical compounds and their activities within the cell.

cy·to·chem·is·try

(sī'tō-kem'is-trē),
The study of intracellular distribution of chemicals, reaction sites, and enzymes, often by means of staining reactions, radioactive isotope uptake, selective metal distribution in electron microscopy, or other methods.
Synonym(s): histochemistry

cytochemistry

/cy·to·chem·is·try/ (-kem´is-tre) the identification and localization of the different chemical compounds and their activities within the cell.

cytochemistry

(sī′tō-kĕm′ĭ-strē)
n.
The branch of biochemistry that deals with the study of the chemical composition and activity of cells.

cy′to·chem′i·cal (-kĕm′ĭ-kəl) adj.

cytochemistry

[-kem′istrē]
the study of the various chemicals within a living cell and their actions and functions.

cy·to·chem·is·try

(sī'tō-kem'is-trē)
The study of intracellular distribution of chemicals, reaction sites, and enzymes, often by means of staining reactions, radioactive isotope uptake, selective metal distribution in electron microscopy, or other methods.
Synonym(s): histochemistry.

cytochemistry

1. The chemistry of cells.
2. An analysis of the chemical composition of cell components by staining properties and other means.

cytochemistry

the identification and localization of the different chemical compounds and their activities within the cell.
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The AML cases that cannot be distinguished by morphology and cytochemistry, specifically MO and M7, for which the presence of myeloid dysplasia in the former and the cytoplasmic blebs in the latter may give a hint for the probable diagnosis, however there is still the need for more positive diagnostic technique and as the flow cytometry immunophenotyping is not available then the use of a limited number of CD markers study by immunohistochemistry to identify the lineage of acute leukaemia is the option, these include CD33, anti-myeloperoxidase and CD41.
1), (4) Morphological classification is according to the French-American-British (FAB) classification and has 3 different types of ALL, based on morphology and cytochemistry (Table II).
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