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pertaining to the reticuloendothelial cells of lymph nodes.
lymphoreticular disorders a group of disorders of the lymphoreticular system, characterized by the proliferation of lymphocytes or lymphoid tissues; they may be either benign (such as lymphocytosis) or malignant (such as lymphoblastic leukemias, multiple myeloma, or non-Hodgkin's lymphomas). See also lymphoproliferative disorders.
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lymphoreticular(lim″fō-rĕ-tik′yŭ-lăr) [ lympho- + reticular]
Pert. to the lymphocyte, to the mononuclear phagocyte system, and to the tissues that support their growth.
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