chromophobe

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chromophobe

[′krō·mə‚fōb]
(biology)
Not readily absorbing a stain.
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In these cases only 10% had a central scar, while the remaining patients had homogeneous lesions after contrast enhancement that could not be distinguished from chromophobe carcinoma.
It has been proposed that multiple chromosomal losses, including that of chromosome 21, may result in progression of oncocytoma to chromophobe carcinoma.
Observation of these unusual tumors is important because it suggests a spectrum between oncocytoma and chromophobe carcinoma.