drusen

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Noun1.drusen - (plural) an eye disease resulting from small accumulations of hyaline bodies underneath the retina
plural, plural form - the form of a word that is used to denote more than one
eye disease - any disease of the eye
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Intracellular bile, nests of polygonal cells, and Mallory hyaline bodies are the diagnostic clues of hepatocellular carcinoma.
Psammomatous calcification (A) and periodic acid-Schiff stain positive hyaline bodies (B) were seen in the tumour stroma (arrowed) (x100).
The various forms of metaplasia and degenerations observed in these epithelial lining are mucous cells, ciliated cells, keratin formation and formation of hyaline bodies.