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oval fat body and fatty cast in urine
@2 months ago with 2 notes
Pes Anserine Bursitis
The pes anserinus is the area where the tendons of 3 muscles (sartorius, gracilis, and semitendinosus) come together. The three tendons merge together on the anteromedial surface of the proximal extremity of the tibia.
Pain, Tenderness and Swelling
Difficulties Sleeping due to pain
@4 months ago with 21 notes
Neuroblastoma, Homer Wright Rosettes are circular groupings of dark tumor cells surrounding pale neurofibrils (small blue cell tumors from neural crest ectoderm). This histologic finding is found in neuroblastoma, medulloblastoma and retinoblastoma.
Characteristics of neuroblastoma include overexpression of the N-myc oncogene, bombesin tumor marker and neurofilament positive histological stains.
Note: Do not confuse with Perivascular Pseudorosettes/Rosettes found in Ependymomas
Homer Wright rosettes are characteristic in primitive neuroectodermal tumors (PNETs).
PNETs are meduloblastomas, Ewing sarcomas etc
Note the tumor cells surrounding a central acidophilic region.[X]
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