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Parakeratotic nuclei within the horny layer of the epidermis, found in keratosis follicularis.


Flecks of hardened material such as bacteria or fungi spores.
Mentioned in: Mycetoma


grainlike masses of inspissated necrotic material and debris found in swamp cancer lesions. See also swamp cancer, brewer's grains, distiller's grains.

Patient discussion about grains

Q. What and how much intake should I have 1. Vegetables, 2. Fruits and whole grain… I am 21 years old and would like to know that in order to get the required fiber per day what and how much intake should I have 1. Vegetables, 2. Fruits and whole grain…

A. actually men under 50 should have 38 grams a day of fiber. here is a nice article about fiber consuming and a list of foods that contain fiber and the amount of it:

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References in classic literature ?
A heavy footstep announced the approach of the grain lender.
Again she recalled what the young peasant woman had said, and again she was revolted at the thought; but she could not help admitting that there was a grain of brutal truth in the words.
And now there is the thunder of the huge covered wagon coming home with sacks of grain.
com/research/rqm2c5/food_formulation) has announced the addition of the "Food Formulation Trends: Ancient Grains and Sprouted Ingredients" report to their offering.
According to the USDA 2010 Dietary Guidelines, Americans should consume at least half of all grains as whole grains and increase intake by replacing refined grains with whole grains.
For improvements in photosynthetic capacity to result in additional wheat yield, extra assimilates must be partitioned to developing grains and/or potential grain weight increased to accommodate the extra assimilates [11].
A grain mill is a machine that, through electricity or manual power, grinds or rolls grains to make flakes or flour.
2 grains of IMR 4007 SSC gave the highest velocity of any powder listed--3,945 fps.
Aluminum grains grow in a shape similar to the branches of a tree (dendrites) when solidifying.
ANSWER: With increasing evidence of the health benefits of whole grains, food labels are much more likely to include information about whole wheat and whole grain than they did even a few years ago.
Then, a few years ago, Lean Cuisine Spa Cuisine made a splash by replacing all of its refined grains with 100% whole-grain pasta or brown rice.
This research paper is intended to raise awareness of the benefits of whole grains in the diet as well as to educate the consumer on how to select whole grain products.