karyosome


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kar·y·o·some

(kar'ē-ō-sōm),
A mass of chromatin often found in the interphase cell nucleus representing a more condensed zone of chromatin filaments.
[karyo- + G. sōma, body]

karyosome

(kăr′ē-ə-sōm′)
n.
An irregular aggregation of chromatin in the nucleus of a cell not undergoing mitosis.

kar·y·o·some

(kar'ē-ō-sōm)
A mass of chromatin often found in the interphase cell nucleus representing a more condensed zone of chromatin filaments.
[karyo- + G. sōma, body]

karyosome

A spherical mass of aggregated CHROMATIN material in a resting (interphase) nucleus.

karyosome

a chromatin aggregation in the resting nucleus.
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Cysts typically are round with a single nucleus and large karyosome. They are double-walled with an inner polyhedral cyst wall and a wrinkled outer wall.