giant cell

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giant cell

n
(Biology) histology an exceptionally large cell, often possessing several nuclei, such as an osteoclast
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(8-16) To the best of our knowledge, no extraskeletal giant cell tumor of the larynx has been previously reported.
In general, the prognosis of extraskeletal giant cell tumors is better than that of giant cell carcinomas of the same organs.[4]