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nuclear anomalies

Thursday 3 July 2003

abnormalities, abnormality, anomaly

Examples

- pyknosis
- hyperchromasia
- wrinkled nuclei
- nuclear pleomorphism / bizarre nuclei
- anomalies of the chromatin pattern

- anomalies of the nuclear envelope

  • clutching of the nuclear envelope

- abnormal mitosis / anomalies of mitotic figures
- nuclear grooves / coffee bean nuclei
- nuclear inclusions / nuclear pseudoinclusions
- empty round nuclei (orphan annie appearance)
- degenerative atypia ( as in old neurofibroma )

See also

- cellular anomalies


See also: normality