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mesothelial

 [mez″o-the´le-al]
pertaining to the mesothelium.

mes·o·the·li·al

(mez'ō-thē'lē-ăl),
Relating to the mesothelium.

mesothelial

[mez′ōthē′lē·əl]
pertaining to the mesothelium cell layer.

mesothelial

adjective Referring to a mesothelium—e.g., pleura, peritoneum.

Pronunciation
Medspeak-UK: pronounced, MEE zoh theel ee ull
Medspeak-US: pronounced, MEH zoh theel ee ull

mes·o·the·li·al

(mez'ō-thē'lē-ăl)
Relating to the mesothelium.

mesothelial

pertaining to the mesothelium.

mesothelial cells
cover all serous membranes and normally found in fluid samples aspirated from the pleural or peritoneal cavities.
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If appropriate findings on radiology are lacking, an atypical mesothelial proliferation with a positive FISH result should prompt a video-assisted thoracoscopic biopsy.
Similar findings have been reported in the study by Barrett et al (10) On manual microscopy, the discordant cases showed the presence of reactive mesothelial cells and macrophages.
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Cytological markers in Immunohistochemistry used to determine whether the tissue is mesothelial in origin are Calretinin and Wilms' Tumor 1 antigen (WT1) whereas the Epithelial Membrane Antigen (EMA) is used to determine whether the tissue is malignant or not.
These findings have been confirmed in animal and human studies, and such relationships have also been identified in other peritoneal tissue types such as mesothelial cells and macrophages.
Mesothelial cells are the lining cells found in the pleural, pericardial, and peritoneal cavities.
The epithelial cells found in the inclusions may have a variety of origins, namely: paramesonephric duct cells, salivary gland cells, breast tissue cells, thyroid follicle cells, squamous epithelial cells and mesothelial cells (Piana et al.
No positive staining was detected in the tissue (cardiac, vascular, and mesothelial cells).