accessory thymic tissue

accessory thymic tissue

an isolated mass of tissue that arises from the developing thymus and enters the neck, often close to an inferior parathyroid gland.
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ac·ces·so·ry thym·ic tis·sue

(ak-sesŏr-ē thīmik tishū)
Isolated mass of tissue that arises from the developing thymus and enters the neck.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012