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The protoplasm enclosed by the plasma membrane of cell, excluding the nucleus in eukaryotic cells and cellular DNA in prokaryotic cells.

cy′to·plas′mic (-plăz′mĭk) adj.
cy′to·plas′mi·cal·ly adv.
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Adj.1.cytoplasmic - of or relating to cytoplasm
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Microscopically, this MRT contained characteristic sheets of anaplastic, noncohesive tumor cells with eccentric nuclei, prominent nucleoli, and eosinophilic, fibrillar cytoplasmic inclusions (Figure 2).
The characteristic cytologic features of conventional melanoma are: high cell-yield, predominant epithelioid/plasmacytoid cells with eccentrically placed nuclei and a dissociated pattern, abundant cytoplasm, cytoplasmic melanin pigments, prominent anisokaryosis, macronucleoli, intra-nuclear cytoplasmic inclusions, and variable numbers of bi- and multinucleated cells.
The intranuclear CMV inclusions were defined by central, dark-purple bodies that were separated from the surrounding chromatin by a clear halo; the cytoplasmic inclusions appear as coarse basophilic granules.
The histologic features of CSH are distinctive and comprise sheets of cytologically bland mononuclear cells containing refractile, eosinophilic, crystalline, cytoplasmic inclusions.
The abundant cytoplasmic inclusions in neutrophilic leukocytes (black arrow) morphologically resemble Dohle bodies, which are frequently found in macrothrombocytopenias, such as May-Hegglin anomaly (1).
Cytoplasmic inclusions observed by electron microscopy late in influenza virus infection of chicken embryo fibroblasts.
The nuclei show prominent grooves, contour irregularities, and intranuclear cytoplasmic inclusions.
Transbronchial biopsy in all patients demonstrated alveolar tissue containing CMV with nuclear and cytoplasmic inclusions (Fig.
In addition, these patients had ubiquitin-immunoreactive neuronal cytoplasmic inclusions (FTDU-17) but not tau-immunoreactive inclusion pathology.
Rats with these lesions had cytoplasmic inclusions containing [alpha]-synuclein in the nigral neurons, which resembled the pale body precursors to Lewy bodies found in humans with PD.
On postmortem, the medical examiner described cytoplasmic inclusions consistent with Negri bodies.

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