Hurthle cells


Hurthle cells

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • Hurthle cell — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = DiseasesDB = 31956 ICD10 = C73.9 ICD9 = ICDO = 8290/0 OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = med eMedicineTopic = 1045 MeshID = D018249A Hürthle cell (also known, incorrectly as Askanazy cell. Askanazy… …   Wikipedia

  • Hürthle cell tumour — a malignant tumour of the thyroid gland that arises from Hürthle cells, large eosinophilic cells occasionally occurring in the gland. This carcinoma is not as common as papillary, follicular, or anaplastic thyroid carcinomas. K. W. Hürthle (1860… …   Medical dictionary

  • Hürthle cell tumour — a malignant tumour of the thyroid gland that arises from Hürthle (or Askanazy) cells, altered follicular cells of the gland that have large nuclei and stain deeply with eosin (these cells are also found in benign nodules and Hashimoto s disease) …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Askenazy cells — Abnormal thyroid epithelial cells found in autoimmune thyroiditis. The cubical cells line small acini and have eosinophilicgranular cytoplasm and often bizarre nuclear morphology. Also known as Hurthle cells, oxyphil cells or oncocytes …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • Askanazy cells — see Hürthle cell tumour …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • carcinoma — Any of various types of malignant neoplasm derived from epithelial cells, chiefly glandular (adenocarcinoma) or squamous (squamous cell c.); the most commonly occurring kind of cancer. [G. karkinoma, fr. karkinos, cancer, + oma, tumor] Like other …   Medical dictionary

  • Follicular thyroid cancer — Classification and external resources Gross pathological section of a follicular thyroid adenoma (tumor at the bottom). ICD 10 C …   Wikipedia

  • Cell — The basic structural and functional unit in people and all living things. Each cell is a small container of chemicals and water wrapped in a membrane. Each cell in the human body there are 100 trillion cells in each of us contains the entire… …   Medical dictionary

  • Adenoma — A benign tumor that arises in or resembles glandular tissue. If it becomes cancerous, it is called an adenocarcinoma. * * * A benign epithelial neoplasm in which the tumor cells form glands or glandlike structures; usually well circumscribed,… …   Medical dictionary

  • List of human anatomical parts named after people — This is a list of human anatomical parts named after people. :For other lists of eponyms (names derived from people) see eponym.:For a list of eponyms sorted by name see List of eponyms.Alphabetical listFor clarity, entries are listed by the name …   Wikipedia


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