Sentence Examples


  • " Amyloid " occurs as a pathological product, and also in the healthy aorta and in old cartilage.
  • Some organs are subject to enlargement from deposition within them of a foreign substance (amyloid, fat, &c.).
  • The hyaline material, unlike the amyloid, does not give the metachromatic staining reactions with methyleneviolet or iodine.
  • The wax-like or amyloid substance has a certain resemblance to the colloid, mucoid and hyaline.
  • The name "amyloid " was applied to it by Virchow on account of the blue reaction which it gives occasionally with iodine and sulphuric acid, resembling that given with vegetable cellulose.