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a lymphoid structure in which the blood sinuses are present in place of lymph sinuses; hemal nodes occur in ruminants and some other mammals, but their presence in humans is questioned.
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A vascular node that structurally resembles a lymph node, present in certain ungulates. Synonym: hemal gland
See also: node
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