cytosome

[sahy-tuh-sohm]

Origin of cytosome

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cytosome in Medicine

cytosome

[sītə-sōm′]
n.
  1. The cell body exclusive of the nucleus.
  2. Any of the osmiophilic bodies that have concentric lamellae and occur in cells of the lung.multilamellar body
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