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Gamna-Favre bodies

Pronunciation: gahm′nă fahv

Definition: characteristic, relatively large, intracytoplasmic basophilic inclusion bodies observed in endothelial cells in lymphogranuloma venereum; probably composed of degenerated nuclear material.

See Also: Miyagawa bodies

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