TITLE

lipophanerosis

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1254
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "lipophanerosis" is presented. It refers to the alteration of fat in a cell so that it becomes visible as droplets. The term originated from the words "lipos" which means fat, "haneros" which means visible and "osis" which means condition. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21234288

 

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