sternberg cell

sternberg cell
\\ˈstərnˌbərg-\ noun also sternberg-reed cell \\-ˈrēd-\
Usage: usually capitalized S&R
Etymology: after Carl Sternberg died 1935 German pathologist
: a multinucleate acidophil giant cell found in the tissues in Hodgkin's disease

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  • Reed-Sternberg cell — A type of cell that appears in patients with Hodgkin s disease. The number of these cells increases as the disease advances. * * * Reed Stern·berg cell rēd stərn bərg n a binucleate or multinucleate acidophilic giant cell found in the tissues in… …   Medical dictionary

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  • Reed-Sternberg cell — Reed Sternberg cells (Lacunar Histiocytes for certain types) are different giant cells found on light microscopy in biopsies from individuals with Hodgkin s lymphoma (aka Hodgkin s disease; a type of lymphoma), and certain other disorders. They… …   Wikipedia

  • Reed-Sternberg cell — see Sternberg Reed cell …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Reed-Sternberg cell — A type of cell that appears in people with Hodgkin disease. The number of these cells increases as the disease advances …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • Sternberg-Reed cell — Reed Sternberg cell a large binucleate cell that is characteristic of Hodgkin s disease [Sternberg (1872–1935), Austrian pathologist; D. Reed Mendenhall (1874–1964), US pathologist] …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • sternberg-reed cell — noun see sternberg cell …   Useful english dictionary

  • Клетка Штернберга-Рид (Stemberg-Reedcell), Клетка Ридштернберга (Reed-Sternberg Cell) — большая двуядерная клетка, обнаруживаемая при болезни Ходжкина. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

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