littoral cell

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lit·to·ral cell

the cells lining the lymphatic sinuses of lymph nodes and the blood sinuses of bone marrow.
Synonym(s): lining cell
[L. littoralis, the seashore]

lit·to·ral cell

(lit'ŏr-ăl sel)
The cells lining the lymphatic sinuses of lymph nodes and the blood sinuses of bone marrow.
[L. littoralis, the seashore]

littoral cell

A macrophage found in the sinuses of lymphatic tissue.
See also: cell
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Goldenberg, Cooper and Kennedy reported synovial lining cell hyperplasia in 70%, 64% and 25% cases respectively.
Hyperplasia of the synovial lining cell layer is a hallmark of RA.
There is also a third type of cells not entirely studied yet called intermediate lining cell [6, 17-20].
Rheumatoid synovial specimens (n = 29) were analyzed according to our grading system, as follows (24): (1) Synovial lining cell hyperplasia was graded from 0 to 3+.
He was given a course of very carefully administered bleomycin injections - a drug which attacks the vessel lining cells - in a procedure involving both consultants.
One exposed human nose lining cells to e-cigarette vapour in the lab, another involved mice inhaling vapour and then being exposed to pneumococcal bacteria, the main cause of pneumonia.
The team then used "special proteins and other substances", to morph the cells into intestinal lining cells. Each cell was an exact mirror of the genetic fingerprint of the person that had donated it.
Caption: Figure 5: (a, b) H&E staining showed that the cystic wall is lined by a single layer of flat lining cells.
The alveolar epithelial differentiation of glandular inner lining cells in a mucoepidermoid carcinoma of the lung: A case report.
And since the gut is also full of microbes, the intestinal lining cells are on the front lines, interacting with bacteria.
In the case of low concentration of cadmium chloride (0.0002 gm Cd/0.02 ml) on gizzard of Larus argentatus the histopathological study confirmed the severe disruption of lining epithelium of gizzard with thinness of lining cells. The thickness of epithelium was reduced as well as the muscular layer was also reduced (Figure 5).