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Parathyroid Gland - Syncytial Giant Cell - Gallery

Image of syncytial giant cell in the parathyroid gland from a male F344/N rat in a subchronic study
Parathyroid Gland - Syncytial giant cell in a male F344/N rat from a subchronic study. A syncytial cell formed by fusion of adjacent chief cells is recognized by multiple nuclei and eosinophilic cytoplasm (arrow).
Image of syncytial giant cell in the parathyroid gland from a male F344/N rat in a subchronic study
Parathyroid Gland - Syncytial giant cell in a male F344/N rat from a subchronic study. Higher magnification of Figure 1 showing the multinucleated syncytial cell with eosinophilic cytoplasm formed by fusion of adjacent chief cells (arrow).
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