medullary cords

med·ul·lar·y cords

1. cords of dense lymphoid tissue between the sinuses in the medulla of a lymph node; Synonym(s): lymph cords
2. Synonym(s): rete cords
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In acute lymphadenitis, neutrophils can be found within the sinuses and medullary cords whereas in chronic lymphadenitis plasma cells and fibrin threads can be found.
The liver, kidneys, and adrenal medullary cords had a few scattered lymphoid nodules.
The interfollicular area and medullary cords were heavily infiltrated by mature plasma cells with a sheetlike arrangement in some areas.