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Epithelioid cell

Introduction: Epithelioid cell

Description of Epithelioid cell

Epithelioid cell: Characteristic cells of granulomatous hypersensitivity. They appear as large, flattened cells with increased endoplasmic reticulum. They are believed to be activated macrophages that have differentiated as a result of prolonged antigenic stimulation. Further differentiation or fusion of epithelioid cells is thought to produce multinucleated giant cells (GIANT CELLS).
Source: MeSH 2007

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