hypersegmentation

hy·per·seg·men·ta·tion

(hī'pĕr-seg-men-tā'shŭn),
Excessive division of a tissue or part into segments.

hypersegmentation

excessive subdivision into lobes or segments, e.g. hypersegmented neutrophils.
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The definition of hypersegmentation was set at 4% or more of neutrophils with 5 distinct lobes, connected by filaments or of any number of cells with 6 or more lobes.
As in other categories, hypersegmentation is affecting the coconut water segment of the category, and manufacturers are finding ways to differentiate their brands.
Neutrophil hypersegmentation is often seen in megaloblastic anaemia [29,31].
Histopathological analysis of the wounds in control rats, 3 days after wound creation, showed fibrin material and neutrophils in degeneration and hypersegmentation.
Eosinophils in the peripheral blood smear are often morphologically unremarkable, but, in some cases, the eosinophils show significant cytologic atypia, including hypogranulation, microgranulation, coarse basophilic granules, vacuolization, and nuclear hypersegmentation or hyposegmentation (Figure 1, A through D).
Other dysplastic features such as pseudo-myelokathexis or hypersegmentation of nuclei were not observed.
Hypersegmentation was defined as greater than 5 five-lobed cells/100 neutrophils or any one neutrophil with greater than 6 lobes.
Megaloblastic anaemia due to vitamin B12 deficiency was diagnosed through a combination of clinical and laboratory findings, including clinical presentation, increased mean corpuscular volume (macrocytosis), hypersegmentation of neutrophils, and low vitamin B12 levels.
The spectrum includes segmentation anomalies such as hemivertebrae, fused vertebrae or hypersegmentation.
Furthermore, it was found that the hyposegmentation (writing with two or more words agglutinated) are significantly more frequently than hypersegmentation (writing a word in two or more segments) in the texts of infants, where the relative frequency of unconventional segmentations in the writing of the children significantly decreased according to the schooling level.
Afirman que "althought both hyposegmentation and hypersegmentation were related to lower levels of reading and morphological awareness occurrences of hypersegmentation where limited to the initial stages of education" (p.
The cells can also experience abnormal nuclear lobulation, displaying either hyposegmentation or hypersegmentation.