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ATHROCYTOSIS

The ability of cells to absorb and retain electronegative colloids, as shown by macrophages and at the apical surface of proximal convoluted tubule cells of the kidney. Origin: G. Athro, gathered together, + kytos, cell, + -osis, condition
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