Mikulicz cell

noun
Mi·​ku·​licz cell | \ ˈmē-ku̇-ˌlich- How to pronounce Mikulicz cell (audio) \

Medical Definition of Mikulicz cell

: a round or oval macrophage with a small nucleus that is found in the nodules of rhinoscleroma and contains the causative bacterium (Klebsiella rhinoscleromatis)

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“Mikulicz cell.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Mikulicz%20cell. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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