Medical Definition of Emperipolesis

1. Active penetration of one cell by another, which remains intact; observed in tissue cultures in which polymorphonuclear leukocytes have entered macrophages and subsequently left. Origin: G. En (em), inside, + peri, around, + poleomai, to wander about (05 Mar 2000)



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