Mucoid degeneration


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a form of degeneration in which the tissues are transformed into a semisolid substance resembling mucus.
- Quain.

See also: Mucoid

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2b), interspersed haemorrhage, extensive hyalinization and mucoid degeneration. No intravascular growth, increase in cellularity, mitosis or Coagulative Tumour Necrosis (CTN) seen.
Anterior cruciate ligament ganglia and mucoid degeneration: coexistence and clinical correlation.
In the histopathological examination of a biopsy specimen, they detected mucoid degeneration, and they stated that fat pad degeneration could also be a cause of Hoffa's disease (12).