Cabot's ring body

[ kăbəts ]

n.

A ring-shaped or figure-8 structure, staining red with Wright's stain, found in red blood cells in severe anemias.

Nearby words

  1. calcaneotibial,
  2. calcaneum,
  3. calcaneus,
  4. calcar,
  5. calcarate,
  6. calcareous conjunctivitis,
  7. calcareous degeneration,
  8. calcareous infiltration,
  9. calcareous tufa,
  10. calcareously


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