Medical Definition of Spine cell

1. Large flattened polygonal cells of the stratum germinosum of the epidermis (just above the basal stem cells), that appear in the light microscope to have fine spines projecting from their surfaces, these terminate in desmosomes that link the cells together and have many tonofilaments of cytokeratin within them. (05 Mar 1998)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Spine Cell

spindling
spindly
spindom
spindrift
spindrifts
spine
spine-board
spine-chiller
spine-chillers
spine-chilling
spine-finned
spine-tailed
spine-tingler
spine-tingling
spine board
spine cell (current term)
spine chilling
spine fracture
spine of helix
spine of scapula
spine pig
spine pigs
spine sign
spineback
spinebacks
spinebill
spinebills
spineboard
spineboards
spinechilling

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