1.1 Zoology A narrow, elongated cell present in the blood of most nonmammalian vertebrates, functioning as a platelet.
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- The morphology of relatively long, beaded AFB, often with bent or folded ends, is demonstrable even when bacilli are present in spindle cells.
- A minor component of spindle cells was also present.
- Collagen IV was present among the spindle cells, but it did not stain the core of the rosettes.
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