mesoglia

me·sog·li·a

(me-sog'lē-ă),
Neuroglial cells of mesodermal origin.
See also: microglia.
Synonym(s): mesoglial cells
[meso- + G. glia, glue]
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mesoglia

An obsolete term for non-astrocytic neuroglial cells of mesenchmal origin in the central nervous system—e.g., oligodendroglial cells, microglial cells.
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me·sog·li·a

(me-sog'lē-ă)
Neuroglial cells of mesodermal origin.
See also: microglia
Synonym(s): mesoglial cells.
[meso- + G. glia, glue]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
References in periodicals archive ?
Male, "Mesoglia and microglia--a historical review of the concept of mononuclear phagocytes within the central nervous system," Journal of the History of the Neurosciences, vol.
Robertson, "A microscopic demonstration of the normal and pathological histology of mesoglia cells," Journal of Mental Science, vol.