giant cell pneumonia

n.

A rare complication of measles, in which multinucleated giant cells line the alveoli.Hecht's pneumonia interstitial giant cell pneumonia

Nearby words

  1. giant cell arteritis,
  2. giant cell carcinoma,
  3. giant cell fibroma,
  4. giant cell granuloma,
  5. giant cell myeloma,
  6. giant cell sarcoma,
  7. giant cell tumor of bone,
  8. giant cell tumor of tendon sheath,
  9. giant clam,
  10. giant condyloma


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