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Medical Term:

Antoni type B neurilemoma

Pronunciation: ahn'to-ne

Definition: relatively soft or loose arrangement of neoplastic tissue that consists of Schwann cells in a haphazard or nondescript type of arrangement among reticulin fibers and tiny cystlike foci; fat-laden macrophages may be observed in some of the larger neoplasms.

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