reticulosis


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reticulosis

 [rĕ-tik″u-lo´sis]
an abnormal increase in cells derived from or related to the reticuloendothelial cells.
familial histiocytic reticulosis (histiocytic medullary reticulosis) a fatal hereditary disorder marked by anemia, granulocytopenia, thrombocytopenia, phagocytosis of blood cells, diffuse proliferation of histiocytes, and enlargement of the liver, spleen, and lymph nodes.
midline malignant reticulosis lethal midline granuloma thought to be due to lymphoma.
pagetoid reticulosis a solitary skin lesion of long duration and slow growth characterized histologically by large numbers of abnormal mononuclear cells infiltrating the epidermis with an underlying reactive mixed dermal infiltrate.
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re·tic·u·lo·sis

(re-tik'yū-lō'sis),
An increase in histiocytes, monocytes, or other reticuloendothelial elements.
[reticulo- + G. -osis, condition]
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reticulosis

(rĭ-tĭk′yə-lō′sĭs)
n.
An increase in histiocytes, monocytes, or other reticuloendothelial elements.
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re·tic·u·lo·sis

(rĕ-tik'yū-lō'sis)
An increase in histiocytes, monocytes, or other reticuloendothelial elements.
Synonym(s): reticulo-cytopenia.
[reticulo- + G. -osis, condition]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

re·tic·u·lo·sis

(rĕ-tik'yū-lō'sis)
An increase in histiocytes, monocytes, or other reticuloendothelial elements.
[reticulo- + G. -osis, condition]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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(30-34) Other names for this lymphoid neoplasm include lethal midline granuloma, polymorphic reticulosis, and midline malignant reticulosis, although the preferred terminology currently is extranodal NK/T-cell lymphoma, nasal type.
Familial hemophagocytic reticulosis. Arch Dis Child 1952;27:519-25.
Intestinal reticulosis as complication of idiopathic steatorrhoea.
(b) [CD8.sup.+] phenotype may occur in pediatric patients and is characteristic for pagetoid reticulosis variant of MF.
Esta entidad ha recibido a lo largo de la historia multiples nombres como: linfoma angiocentrico, enfermedad idiopatica destructiva de la linea media, pseudolinfoma nasal, granuloma maligno de la linea media, reticulosis polimorfa, granuloma letal de la linea media y granulomatosis linfomatoide.
(6-8) Many authors once listed polymorphic reticulosis, malignant midline reticulosis, lymphomatoid granulomatosis, malignant destructive granuloma, and idiopathic midline destructive disease as separate entities in the etiology of midfacial necrotizing lesions.
Intestinal reticulosis as a complication of idiopathic steatorrhoea.
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Synonyms for Non-Hodgkin lymphoma of the sinonasal tract have included such terms as polymorphic reticulosis, lethal midline granuloma, midline malignant reticulosis, and idiopathic midline destructive disease.
Radiotherapy compared to chemotherapy as initial treatment of angiocentric centrofacial lymphoma (polymorphic reticulosis).
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Histiocytic neoplasms of the lymphohematopoietic system have had various names including histiocytic lymphoma, malignant histiocytosis, histiocytic medullary reticulosis, reticulum sarcoma, and malignant histiocytosis.