TITLE

tetraster

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2166
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "tetraster," is presented. It refers to a mitotic figure in which there are four asters and occurs abnormally in mitosis.
ACCESSION #
21248311

 

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