lymphocytic infiltration


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Encyclopedia.

lymphocytic infiltration

An infiltration of tissue by lymphocytes.
See also: infiltration
References in periodicals archive ?
There was mild lymphocytic infiltration in portal areas but not breaking the limiting plate, thus giving the picture of hepatitis.
Labial salivary gland biopsy showed focal lymphocytic infiltration in accordance with the diagnosis of pSS.
An epithelial disorganization, cilia disappearance, slight dysplastic changes and slight subepithelial lymphocytic infiltration were observed in the case of El.
Full-thickness biopsies taken during laparoscopy in these patients have shown lymphocytic infiltration of the myenteric plexus.
A renal biopsy showed extensive interstitial fibrosis with focal lymphocytic infiltration.
Some BA-exposed volunteers showed metaplasia, denudation of cilia, and mucosal lymphocytic infiltration on bronchoscopic carinal biopsy.
In the dermis lymphocytic infiltration was the commonest (49, 98%) cell infiltration seen.
Lichen sclerosus et atrophicus (LSetA) is a chronic inflammatory condition mediated primarily by lymphocytic infiltration.
It is characterized by a lymphocytic infiltration of all exocrine glands.
H&E staining of the specimen revealed non-necrotizing, noncaseating granulomatous inflammatory structures comprised of epithelioid cells and Langhans giant cells with lymphocytic infiltration within reticular dermis, consistent with sarcoidosis (Figure 2).
Tumors were routinely assessed for lymphocytic infiltration and classified as brisk, non-brisk and absent according to criteria formulated by Clark et al.
Among the cases, abnormal terminal bronchioles and pulmonary vessels showing features of peribronchiolitis and perivasculitis appeared as thickening in the wall of terminal bronchiole and in the wall of pulmonary vessels due to lymphocytic infiltration (Figure-4).

Full browser ?