phanerosis

noun
phan·​er·​o·​sis | \ ˌfan-ə-ˈrō-səs How to pronounce phanerosis (audio) \
plural phaneroses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce phaneroses (audio) \

Medical Definition of phanerosis

: the attaining of visibility used chiefly of intercellular lipids that become visible fatty droplets as the cells degenerate

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“Phanerosis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/phanerosis. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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