(lahng'ĕr-hahnz), Do not confuse this name with Langhans. Avoid the incorrect forms Langerhan and Langerhan's.
Paul, German anatomist, 1847-1888. See: Langerhans cells, Langerhans granule, Langerhans islands, islets of Langerhans.
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Additionally, the protection of Langerhans islets suggests that the IFNalpha Kinoid vaccine could have a preventive action.
The parks bond ultimately lost 667 to 767 - an outcome that surprised Fredericksburg Mayor Linda Langerhans, who said the proposal came out of a years-long city council effort to address recreational needs in the area.
Type 1 diabetics lose insulin-producing islets of langerhans at a young age.
The first human tissue Prellis Biologics will print for clinical development are Islets of Langerhans, the functional unit of the pancreas that produces insulin.
Numerous less common and rare entities are also discussed, including idiopathic nonspecific interstitial pneumonia (NSIP), advanced pulmonary Langerhans cell histiocytosis (PLCH) and smokingrelated interstitial fibrosis, end-stage pulmonary sarcoidosis, Erdheim-Chester disease (ECD), and Hermansky-Pudlak syndrome.
The starting point of the research was recognition that in healthy people, insulin, which regulates blood glucose levels and helps convert glucose from carbohydrates into energy, is produced in the pancreas by aggregates of endocrine cells called islets of Langerhans, which normally secrete insulin in pulses.
Dry eye symptoms were negatively correlated with MG confocal microscopic parameters and positively correlated with conjunctival inflammatory cells and Langerhans cells (P< 0.
abdominal dermolipectomy), fresh human skin explants provide a very relevant model to study Langerhans cell (LC) biology in situ (Ouwehand et al.
22) A star-shaped immune cell in the skin called the Langerhans cell has long cellular extensions, or "arms" called dendrites, stretching to the surface of skin.
Pulmonary Langerhans cells histiocytosis (PLCH) is a rare disorder of unknown etiology.
Estos hallazgos favorecian un posible diagnostico de histiocitosis de celulas de Langerhans multifocal.
Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH) is the most common form of histiocytosis, with an annual incidence of 4-5 per million.

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