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windblown appearance

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windblown appearance

DERMATOLOGY, PATHOLOGY

A descriptive term for the enlarged, crowded, haphazardly arranged hyperchromatic, irregular nuclei in the epithelium of Bowen’s disease and bowenoid papulosis of the genitalia. The cells are pleomorphic, dyskeratotic, acanthotic, parakeratotic and multinucleated with atypical mitotic figures.

Reference http://openi.nlm.nih.gov/ detailedresult.php?img=3283857_ad-24-77-g002&req=4

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