oxyntic cells

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Related to oxyntic cells: intracellular canaliculi, oxyntic glands

oxyntic cells

Cells in the glands of the lining of the stomach that secrete hydrochloric acid and INTRINSIC FACTOR. Also known as parietal cells.


secreting acid, as the parietal (oxyntic) cells of the stomach.

oxyntic cells
gastric mucosal cells that secrete gastric acid.
oxyntic glands
glands in the gastric mucosa that contain oxyntic cells.