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lymphoid

 [lim´foid]
resembling or pertaining to lymph or to tissue of the lymphatic system.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

lym·phoid

(lim'foyd),
Resembling lymph or lymphatic tissue, or pertaining to the lymphatic system.
[lympho- + G. eidos, appearance]
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lymphoid

(lĭm′foid′)
adj.
1. Of or relating to lymph or the lymphatic tissue where lymphocytes are formed.
2. Of or relating to lymphocytic cells, including B cells, T cells, and their precursors, that are thought to derive from a common progenitor in the bone marrow.
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lymphoid

adjective Referring to lymphocytes or related tissue(s)
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lym·phoid

(lim'foyd)
1. Resembling lymph or lymphatic tissue, or pertaining to the lymphatic system.
2. Synonym(s): adenoid (1) .
[lympho- + G. eidos, appearance]
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lymphoid

Pertaining to LYMPH or lymphatic tissue.
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Lymphoid

Tissues relating to the lymphatic system. A thin, yellowish fluid, called lymph fluid, travels throughout the body. The lymphatic system helps control fluids in the body.
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Reports of favorable responses to treatment in animals with T-cell lymphoid tumor are scant.
(4-6) In poultry, lymphoid tumors have been associated with herpesviruses (Marek's disease) and retroviruses (lymphoid leukosis and reticuloendotheliosis).
Lymphoid tumors in myocardial cells were composed of various tumor cells, the histopathological observation of cardiac muscle revealed the focal tumor lesions in the heart with mild myocardial necrosis, lymphocytic myocarditis, hyperplasia of myocyte nuclei, myocardial infiltration with rupture and myocarditis (Fig.
EBV is most common gamma herpes virus associated with the development of lymphoid as well as non lymphoid tumors in adults worldwide14.
Mines, "Orbital lymphoid tumors located predominantly within extraocular muscles," Ophthalmology, vol.
This is because of the wide variety of morphological features seen in lymphoid tumors. [1] Positive reaction against only one antibody (LCA) in the panel excludes other possibilities except for few ALCL and lymphoblastic lymphoma.
The intraconal herniated orbital fat (HOF) may be confused with other lesions, such as lacrimal gland ptosis, lacrimal gland tumors, lipodermoids, and lymphoid tumors. The clinical, histopathological and computed tomographic findings are helpful in the differential diagnosis.
For these reasons, here we evaluated the reactivity of the 14F7 Mab in normal as well as in primary lymphoid tumors, lymph node, and other metastasis.
Lymphoid tumors of the GI tract, hepatobiliary tract, and pancreas.
The data from this study do not suggest that MCPyV caused the lymphoid tumors that were virus positive.
23 November 2009 - US-based biopharmaceutical company Human Genome Sciences Inc (NASDAQ: HGSI) and clinical stage biotechnology company Aegera Therapeutics Inc today announced that HGS has initiated dosing in a Phase I clinical trial to evaluate the safety and tolerability of its lead IAP inhibitor, HGS1029, as monotherapy in patients with advanced lymphoid tumors.