from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Not staining readily with dye. Used of a cell or cell structure.
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- n. Any cell that is resistant to staining
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In histology, insusceptible to color-staining: opposed to *chromophil.
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Previous studies have been relatively limited in terms of examining the differences between oncocytoma and chromophobe RCC.
• Discriminate between two challenging kidney disease diagnoses: oncocytoma, a benign condition and chromophobe renal cell carcinoma, a malignant one.
Obese and non-obese patients had similar rates for other kinds of malignant tumors, including papillary, chromophobe and collecting duct.