Sentence Examples


  • A tendency to pigmentation also develops in certain tissues of the body, such as the nerve and muscle cells.
  • Excessive pigmentation of tissue cells (fig.
  • In hepatogenous pigmentation (icterus or jaundice) we have the iron-free pigment modified and transformed by the action of the liver cells into bile pigment (bilirubin).
  • In extraneous pigmentation we have coloured substances either in a solid or fluid state, gaining entrance into the organism and accumulating in certain tissues.
  • Certain metallic poisons give rise to pigmentation of the tissues, e.g.

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