lymphopoiesis


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lymphopoiesis

 [lim″fo-poi-e´sis]
the development of lymphocytes or of lymphoid tissue. adj., adj lymphopoiet´ic.

lym·pho·poi·e·sis

(lim'fō-poy-ē'sis),
The formation of lymphatic tissue.
[lympho- + G. poiēsis, a making]

lymphopoiesis

(lĭm′fō-poi-ē′sĭs)
n. pl. lymphopoie·ses (-sēz′)
The formation of lymphocytes.

lym′pho·poi·et′ic (-ĕt′ĭk) adj.

lymphopoiesis

[-pō·ē′sis]
Etymology: L, lympha, water; Gk, poien, to make
formation and production of lymphocytes, primarily in peripheral lymphoid tissue. lymphopoietic [-pō·et′ik] , adj.

lymphopoiesis

(1) The production of lymphocytes from stem cells.
(2) Production of lymph.

lym·pho·poi·e·sis

(lim'fō-poy-ē'sis)
The formation of lymphatic tissue.
[lympho- + G. poiēsis, a making]

lymphopoiesis

The production of LYMPHOCYTES.

lymphopoiesis

the development of lymphocytes or of lymphoid tissue.
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