cytosis

cy·to·sis

(sī-tō'sis),
1. A condition in which there is more than the usual number of cells, as in the cytosis of spinal fluid in acute leptomeningitis.
2. Frequently used with a prefixed combining form as a means of describing certain features pertaining to cells; for example, isocytosis, equality in size; polycytosis, abnormal increase in number.
[cyto- + G. -osis, condition]

cy·to·sis

(sī-tō'sis)
1. A condition with more than the usual number of cells present, as in the spinal fluid in meningitis.
2. Frequently used with a prefixed combining form as a means of describing certain features pertaining to cells; e.g., isocytosis, equality in size; polycytosis, abnormal increase in number.
[cyto- + G. -osis, condition]
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CSF analysis included physical properties, cytosis, total protein concentration and Q Alb ratio (Q Alb = albumin in CSF (mg) / serum albumin (g) x 1000) indicating efficiency of the blood-CSF barrier.
Anisokaryosis and aniso cytosis were moderate, and bi- and multinucleated cells were common (Fig 2).
There was no evidence of leucopenia or cytosis. Absolute values for nucleated WBCs were unremarkable, including neutrophils, eosinophils, and basophils.
Syndrome of headache with neurological deficits and CSF lympho- cytosis: a spreading depression mechanism?
Testing of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) revealed inflammatory features (cytosis, 63 cells/[micro]L, and protein concentration 68 mg/dL).
Furthermore, when a patient with a previous diagnosis of malignancy developed fever and hyperferritinemia, hemophagocytic lymphohistio cytosis should be considered in the differential diagnosis.
Localized gastric crystal-storing histio cytosis. Histopathology.
Clinical presentation * Route cytosis 1 Acute febrile illness with Crack/ 2 nausea, vomiting, fatigue, Smoke headache, and myalgias 2 Acute febrile illness with Crack/ 1 nausea, vomiting, pharyngitis, Smoke fatigue, headache, and myalgias 3 Possible peritonsillar abscess Unknown 1 with fever, pharyngitis, fatigue, headache, and myalgias 4 Acute febrile illness with Powder/ 2 myalgias Snort 5 Vomiting and diarrhea with Crack/ 0 headache, chills, and back Smoke pain 6 Pharyngitis, dyspnea, sore Powder/ 0 gums and teeth, swollen Snort glands 7 Fever, mouth sores, Crack/ 0 lymphadenitis Smoke 8 Fever, body aches Powder/ 0 Smoke 9 Pharyngitis with painful gums Powder/ 0 and lesions on ears, arms, Snort legs, and trunk 10 Arm and neck mass with fever Powder/ 1 and cough.
Other cancers were Burkett's lymphoma (n = 1), Wilm's tumor (n = 4), Ewing's sarcoma (n = 3), Hodgkin's lymphoma (n = 1), non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (n = 5), rhabdomyosarcoma (n = 3), histiocytosis (n = 1), renal cell cytosis (n = 1), neuroblastoma (n = 5), primitive neuro ectodermal tumor of chest and lung (PNET, n = 2), meduloblastoma (n = 4), astrocytoma (n = 3), and ependymoma (n = 1).
Mrs Howell contracted cytosis from a parrot while she was at the RSPCA centre and was forced to stop working there as the illness developed in her lungs.
Patients with odontogenic infections typically report a recent onset of tenderness and swelling of the face and neck, which are usually accompanied y fever and process cytosis. MRI is the most sensitive modality for identifying and evaluating facial-space inflammatory processes caused by odontogenic infections.
Tracheobronchial lymph nodes and palatine tonsils had severe sinus histio cytosis and lymphocytolysis and moderate infiltration by neutrophils.