reticular fiber


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reticular fiber

Any of the extremely fine argyrophilic (silver-staining) fibers found in reticular tissue.
See also: fiber
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The finest and shortest crystals are found on the surface of the reticular fibers of the lymph glands.
Regression of reticular fibers and hepatocellular improvement was observed after the agents were discontinued.