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1. Of, relating to, or resembling a cell.
2. Consisting of or containing a cell or cells: the cellular construction of a beehive; the cellular nature of plant and animal tissue.
3. Of or involving the cells of an organization or movement: "The assessment of opposition to any totalitarian regime ... is notoriously difficult, for any effective movement must be secretive and cellular" (Anthony Sampson).
4. Of or relating to a cellular telephone.

[From Latin cellula, cellule; see cellule.]

cel′lu·lar′i·ty (-lăr′ĭ-tē) n.
cel′lu·lar·ly adv.
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Noun1.cellularity - the state of having cells
physical condition, physiological condition, physiological state - the condition or state of the body or bodily functions
hypercellularity - the state of having abnormally many cells
hypocellularity - the state of having abnormally few cells


n. celularidad, condición y calidad de las células presentes en un tejido o masa.
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All these cases had low cellularity leading to nondiagnostic material or an erroneous benign diagnosis.
Kul et al, Partridge et al and Palle et al have shown that ADC values of malignant breast lesions usually have lower restricted water diffusion and increased cellularity than those of benign lesions with normal cellularity and no restriction of water movement4-6.
Bone marrow biopsy showed diffuse infiltration of blast cells with cellularity around 80-85% and haematopoietic suppression.
Right: There is a gradient of cellularity, with a more mature spindled cell population at the outer edge.
Low malignant-potential tumors of the ovary--otherwise known as borderline tumors--include ovarian tumors with atypical cellularity, which lack stromal invasion that differentiates them from low-grade and high-grade invasive carcinomas.
There is variability in pigmentation and cellularity of the melanocytes, and there is no junctional component.
Smears from gynaecomastia revealed variable amount of cellular material, ranging from moderate cellularity to extreme hyper cellularity with large number of crowded tissue fragments.
Normal cellularity and morphology was shown on bone marrow examination.
Points are scored for the histological pattern, tumour cellularity, comedonecrosis, vascular or capsular invasion, Ki-67 labeling, and catecholamine subtype.
Microscopic examination of the bone marrow aspirate (Figure 1C) and bone marrow clot sections (Figure 1E and 1F) revealed a hypercellular bone marrow with a marrow cellularity of 100%.
Mixed Cellularity was the commonest type 31 (62%) followed by Nodular Sclerosis 12 (24%), Immunohistochemical (IHC) staining for EBV antigen was positive in 40 (80%) of cases.
Histopathology revealed that the large intestine nodules were composed of projections of the mucosal epithelium into the submucosa, which formed tubules lined by a single layer of columnar epithelium with high cellularity (1-2 mitosis / obj.

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