cytotropic

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cy·to·tro·pic

(sī'tō-trop'ik),
Having an affinity for cells.
Synonym(s): cytophilic

cy·to·tro·pic

, cytotrophic (sī'tō-trō'pik, -fik)
Having an affinity for cells.
Synonym(s): cytophilic.

cytotropic

(sī″tō-trŏp′ĭk) (-trōp′ĭk) [″ + trope, a turn]
Having an affinity for cells.
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During the second exposure to an antigen, the antigen reacts with these cytotrophic antibodies at the cell surface; each sensitized antigen then combines with two IgE molecules, bringing them together.
Cytotrophic bovine extracts of spleen have historically been taken by people with allergic reactions (hives, canker sores, cold blisters), lymph node swelling, blood concerns (anemia, lymphocytosis), demineralization accompanied by hyperirritability, as well as those with lowered resistance to infections and boils.