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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Direct immunofluorescence from another raised papule showed clusters of colloid bodies staining with IgM, IgA and C3 along with a ragged fibrin basement membrane zone band consistent with lichen planus.
Damaged keratinocytes called colloid bodies may be present.
Further, follicular plugging was present in 8 cases (72.7%) and colloid bodies in 3 cases (27.2%) of DLE.