caseous


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ca·se·ous

 (kā′sē-əs)
adj.
Resembling cheese.

[From Latin cāseus, cheese.]

caseous

(ˈkeɪsɪəs)
adj
of or like cheese
[C17: from Latin cāseus cheese1]

ca•se•ous

(ˈkeɪ si əs)

adj.
of or like cheese.
[1655–65; < Latin cāse(us) cheese1 + -ous]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.caseous - of damaged or necrotic tissue; cheeselike
unhealthy - not in or exhibiting good health in body or mind; "unhealthy ulcers"
Translations

ca·se·ous

a. caseoso, rel. al queso o parecido al queso.
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Caseous necrotic granuloma in the pituitary stalk due to nontuberculous Mycobacteria (Mycobacterium tokaiense) infection: case report.
Pathological examination of the left helix showed that the epidermis was thin, with flattening of the rete ridges and many epithelioid granulomas with local caseous necrosis, accompanied by infiltration of lymphocytes into the dermis, multinucleated giant cells were not remarkable [Figure 1]b.
8] In general, tuberculous (TB) lymphadenitis is diagnosed using conventional methods such as histopathology on the basis of caseous necrosis and granuloma formation.
Mediastinal lymph nodes were severely enlarged, firm, and presented caseous pattern on cut surface.
The lesions, located on the skin and mucosa, typically appear as small (between about 2-6 mm), raised, flesh-colored or clear papules and there is pearly white caseous material in the pitted center.
Pathological examination revealed granuloma structures with caseous necrosis composed of epithelioid histiocytes.
3%) patients had caseous granulomatous inflammation while 38 (48.
Caption: Figure 1: Lymph node biopsy showing caseous necrosis, Langhans giant cells, and epithelioid cells
The attributes of type of granulomatous inflammation were; caseous and non-caseous and of positivity of AFB were; positive and negative.
9-12) The specific histopathological features of leprous neuritis include the presence of AFB and caseous necrosis.
Isolated peripancreatic lymph nodes also showed epithelioid cell granulomas with caseous necrosis.
On week 3 of radiation treatment, an area of malodorous, caseous material was noted on the palate near the choana, and the bird was again started on trimethoprim/ sulfamethoxazole (30 mg/kg PO q12h for 2 weeks).