karyophage

karyophage

 [kar´e-o-fāj″]
a protozoon that phagocytizes the nucleus of the cell it infects.
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kar·y·o·phage

(kar'ē-ō-fāj'),
An intracellular parasite that feeds on the host nucleus.
[karyo- + G. phagō, to devour]
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kar·y·o·phage

(kar'ē-ō-fāj)
An intracellular parasite that feeds on the host nucleus.
[karyo- + G. phagō, to devour]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012