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Bence Jones cylinders

Pronunciation: bents jonz

Definition: Slightly irregular, relatively smooth, rod-shaped or cylindric bodies of fairly tenacious, viscid proteinaceous material in the fluid of the seminal vesicles.

[Henry Bence Jones]

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