microcyst


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microcyst

 [mi´kro-sist]
a cyst visible only under a microscope.

mi·cro·cyst

(mī'krō-sist),
A tiny cyst, frequently of such dimensions that a magnifying lens or microscope is required for observation.

mi·cro·cyst

(mī'krō-sist)
A tiny lesion, frequently of such dimensions that a magnifying lens or microscope is required for observation.

microcyst

a cyst visible only under a microscope.
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In our study, most of the MRI grades fall into Grade II, moderate sized microcysts > 3 mm.
As compared to figure Grades 1 to 4 showing Grade I- minimal microcysts criteria, Grade II- moderate microcysts criteria > 3 mm.
Histologically, this appears as dilated or "sacculated" endometrial glands admixed with small endometrial microcysts (Figure 2).
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Additional features, if present (1) Hemosiderin deposition (2) Calcification (3) Microcyst formation (4) Mitotic activity (5) Pleomorphism (6) Presence of gemistocytes (7) Vascular proliferation (8) Necrosis d.
Hemosiderin deposition, calcification, and microcyst formation are nonspecific findings that occur in both malignant and benign CNS neoplasms.