Hautspindel

English translation: skin elipse

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German term or phrase:Hautspindel
English translation:skin elipse
Entered by: Craig Macdonald

00:41 Dec 6, 2016
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general) / histology, pathology
German term or phrase: Hautspindel
From a German medical report for physicians concerning treatment of an angiosarcoma of the breast:
[Fixed tissue specimen] ist bedeckt von einer Hautspindel von 20 cm in mediolateraler und 12,5 cm in krainiokaudaler Ausrightung.
Craig Macdonald
United States
Local time: 17:05
Spindle cells
Explanation:
Spindle cells are seen histologicwlly in angisarcomas

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Note added at 1 hr (2016-12-06 02:08:15 GMT)
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Craig,
Please disregard my last answer. -I was seeing this from the histology point of view but I realise this has to do with the macroscopic appearance.

I think this refers to the skin that was removed en bloc with the contained tumor but I cannot find a word offhand for this.

See here

http://flexikon.doccheck.com/de/Hautbiopsie


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Note added at 1 hr (2016-12-06 02:18:57 GMT)
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This is described by pathologists as a 'skin ellipse.'
It has been mentioned in an an earlier Kudoz discussion from 2010 as well
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Dr. Renee G. Kulkarni
India
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Spindle cells


Explanation:
Spindle cells are seen histologicwlly in angisarcomas

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Note added at 1 hr (2016-12-06 02:08:15 GMT)
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Craig,
Please disregard my last answer. -I was seeing this from the histology point of view but I realise this has to do with the macroscopic appearance.

I think this refers to the skin that was removed en bloc with the contained tumor but I cannot find a word offhand for this.

See here

http://flexikon.doccheck.com/de/Hautbiopsie


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Note added at 1 hr (2016-12-06 02:18:57 GMT)
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This is described by pathologists as a 'skin ellipse.'
It has been mentioned in an an earlier Kudoz discussion from 2010 as well


    Reference: http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/breastmalignantangios...
    Reference: http://benthamopen.com/contents/pdf/TOBCANJ/TOBCANJ-2-95.pdf
Dr. Renee G. Kulkarni
India
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 111
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