hyaline degeneration


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hyaline degeneration

[′hī·ə·lən dē‚jen·ə′rā·shən]
(pathology)
Degenerative change involving tissues and cells so that they become clear, structureless, and homogeneous.
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The echographic examination was suggestive of hyaline degeneration of the myomas.
Tubular damage was evaluated according to the degrees of hyaline degeneration of tubular epithelial cells and quantitatively scored in each group as previously described [12].
Diseased middle ear mucosa shows pathological changes like hyaline degeneration and calcium deposition in tympanic membrane.
Advanced hyaline degeneration can sometimes include fatty degeneration.
In tyrnpanosclerosis, a hyaline degeneration of fibrous tissue in the ear may involve the tympanic membrane or the middle ear mucosa.