giant cell

(redirected from Large cell)
Also found in: Medical, Wikipedia.

giant cell

n
(Biology) histology an exceptionally large cell, often possessing several nuclei, such as an osteoclast
References in classic literature ?
The Melipona itself is intermediate in structure between the hive and humble bee, but more nearly related to the latter: it forms a nearly regular waxen comb of cylindrical cells, in which the young are hatched, and, in addition, some large cells of wax for holding honey.
The different, commonly diagnosed types of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) are adenocarcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, large cell carcinoma, large cell neuroendocrine tumors.
After Australia's Therapeutic Goods Administration proposed to cancel or suspend use of textured breast implants, concluding that these devices are associated with a higher rate of anaplastic large cell lymphoma, or ALCL, Jefferies analyst Raj Denhoy called the decision a "big positive" for Establishment Labs (ESTA).
On November 19, 2018, the RIVM National Institute for Public Health and the Environment organized an international expert meeting on a rare form of lymphoma that is associated with breast implants ( BIA breast implant related ALCL Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma ).
The purpose of this study is to determine if a repurposed antibiotic drug can improve the outcome for dogs with large cell lymphoma receiving concurrent prednisone compared to dogs receiving prednisone alone.
Anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL) is considered a T-cell nonHodgkin lymphoma that can be classified into two major groups based on distinct clinical, genetic, and immunophenotypic behavior.
Hellmann et al., "Nextgeneration sequencing of pulmonary large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma reveals small cell carcinoma-like and non-small cell carcinoma-like subsets," Clinical Cancer Research, vol.
Anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL), which most often occurs in lymph nodes and skin, is an exceedingly rare type of PPL [1, 2, 4].
Among those, large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma (LCNEC) is the least common, is more aggressive, and generally presents in an advanced stage with poor prognosis compared to transitional cell bladder carcinoma.
Durkop et al., "[CD30.sup.+] anaplastic large cell lymphoma: a review of its histopathologic, genetic, and clinical features," Blood, vol.
(2) The 2015 World Health Organi zation (WHO) classification of lung tumors embraces this approach and significantly alters the large cell carcinoma category of the 2004 WHO classification.
Anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL) is a rare type of Non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

Full browser ?