lipochrome


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lipochrome

(ˈlɪpəˌkrəʊm; ˈlaɪpəˌkrəʊm)
n
(Biology) any of several fat-soluble, yellow-coloured pigments found in various parts of the human body
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In view of other functions, as for lipofuscin and/or lipochrome pigments in neurons of the gastropod Aplysia californica (Henkart 1975, Schwartz et al.
PAS- positive yellow brown lipochrome pigment is seen in many cells.
We read with interest the article on lipochrome pigment granules (LPGs) in the differential diagnosis of prostatic adenocarcinoma versus seminal vesicle-ejaculatory duct epithelium by Shidham and colleagues.