tuffstone body

[tŭfstōn′]

n.

A granule found primarily in Schwann cells of individuals affected with metachromatic leukodystrophy.

Nearby words

  1. tufa,
  2. tufaceous,
  3. tuff,
  4. tuffaceous,
  5. tuffet,
  6. tuft,
  7. tufted,
  8. tufted cell,
  9. tufted deer,
  10. tufted duck


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