giant axonal neuropathy gi·ant axonal neuropathy (jī’ənt)
A generalized disorder of neurofilaments marked by progressive peripheral neural degeneration in childhood.
noun 1. See under (def 5). [keyn] /keɪn/ noun 1. a stick or short staff used to assist one in walking; walking stick. 2. a long, hollow or pithy, jointed woody stem, as that of bamboo, rattan, sugar cane, and certain palms. 3. a plant having such a stem. 4. split rattan woven or interlaced […]
- Giant cell arteritis
giant cell arteritis n. See temporal arteritis.
- Giant cell carcinoma
giant cell carcinoma n. A malignant epithelial neoplasm characterized by large undifferentiated cells.
- Giant cell fibroma
giant cell fibroma n. A form of irritation fibroma, occurring most frequently on the gums of young adults, composed of fibroblasts with large stellate or multiple nuclei.