rhabdomyoblastmedical dictionary

Large round, spindle-shaped, or strap-shaped cells with deeply eosinophilic fibrillar cytoplasm which may show cross striations; found in some rhabdomyosarcomas.

Origin: rhabdo-+ G. Mys, muscle, + blastos, germ

(05 Mar 2000)

rhabdology, rhabdom, rhabdomancy, rhabdomere < Prev | Next > rhabdomyolysis, rhabdomyoma, rhabdomyosarcoma

Bookmark with: icon icon icon icon iconword visualiser Go and visit our forums Community Forums