I-cell

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I-cells also called inclusion cells are abnormal fibroblasts having a large number of dark inclusions in the cytoplasm of the cell (mainly in the central area). The inclusions are of various fats, proteins, carbohydrates, pigments and other insolubles.They are seen in mucolipidosis II.[1]

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  1. ^ al.], consultants Daniel Albert ... [et (2012). Dorland's illustrated medical dictionary. (32nd ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Saunders/Elsevier. pp. 319 and 928. ISBN 978-1-4160-6257-8.