lymphoepithelial

lymphoepithelial

emanating from or pertaining to lymphocytic and epithelial tissue.

lymphoepithelial thymoma
a type of thymoma composed of lymphocytes and spindle cells; seen most frequently in goats and sheep.
lymphoepithelial organ
an organ containing or composed of epithelial and lymphocytic tissue, e.g. thymus.
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The microanatomy of the lymphoepithelial tissue of Waldeyer's ring, most notably the lingual and palatine tonsils, may explain this finding.
Islands of squamous metaplasia may be seen in the background, along with isolated lymphoepithelial cysts.
82%; n = 49), cervical lymphadenopathy with posterior triangle nodes (39%) was the most common; followed by parotid gland cystic enlargement, primarily due to lymphoepithelial cysts (12.
51,52) Because the lymphoid tissue usually exhibits morphologic and immunophenotypic features similar to those seen in FFH and the lesions often occur in association with enlarged lymph nodes, benign lymphoepithelial cystic lesions are thought to represent a manifestation of persistent, generalized lymphadenopathy.
Excisional biopsy was performed and pathologic examination of the specimen showed a lymphoepithelial lesion rich in plasma cells, centroblasts, and immunoblast-like cells.
Benign lymphoepithelial lesions of the parotid gland are a well-known entity associated with the AIDS-related complex; however, they are rare with highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART).
FNA of this lesion will reveal a benign lymphoepithelial cyst.
5,8,10,11,29,31) Incomplete obliteration of the thymopharyngeal duct has also been proposed as a source of lateral neck lymphoepithelial cysts.
Cellvizio was utilized to visualize lymphoepithelial lesions in gastric mucosa- associated lymphoid tissue type lymphoma.