[hi-stog-ruh-fee] /hɪˈstɒg rə fi/
noun, plural histographies.
a treatise on or description of organic tissues.
[his-toid] /ˈhɪs tɔɪd/ adjective 1. Pathology. resembling normal tissue in structure. 2. similar to or derived from one kind of tissue. /ˈhɪstɔɪd/ adjective 1. resembling normal tissue 2. composed of one kind of tissue histoid his·toid (hĭs’toid’) or his·ti·oid (hĭs’tē-oid’) adj. Resembling the structure of one of the tissues of the body. Used of the […]
- Histoid leprosy
histoid leprosy n. A lepromatous leprosy characterized by lesions that resemble dermatofibromas or other spindle-cell tumors.
- Histoid tumor
histoid tumor n. A type of connective tumor that is composed of a single type of differentiated tissue.
histoincompatibility his·to·in·com·pat·i·bil·i·ty (hĭs’tō-ĭn’kəm-pāt’ə-bĭl’ĭ-tē) n. A state of immunologic dissimilarity sufficient to cause rejection of homograft transplants.