Reed-Sternberg cell love

Reed-Sternberg cell

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A giant binucleated or multinucleated macrophage that is characteristic of Hodgkin's disease.

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  • noun oncology A giant lymphocyte characteristic of Hodgkin's lymphoma.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[After Dorothy M. Reed, (1874–1964), American pathologist, and Carl Sternberg, (1872–1935), Austrian pathologist.]

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