a star-shaped necrotic area surrounded by histiocytes, seen within swollen lymph nodes in lymphogranuloma venereum and cat scratch fever.
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stel·late ab·scess(stel'āt ab'ses)
A star-shaped necrotic area surrounded by histiocytes; seen within swollen inguinal lymph nodes in lymphogranuloma venereum.
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