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oxyntic

 [ok-sin´tik]
secreting acid, as the parietal (oxyntic) cells.

ox·yn·tic

(ok-sin'tik),
Acid forming, for example, the parietal cells of the gastric glands.
[G. oxynō, to sharpen, make sour, acid]

oxyntic

/ox·yn·tic/ (ok-sint´ik) secreting acid, as the parietal (oxyntic) cells.

ox·yn·tic

(ok-sin'tik)
Acid-forming, e.g., the parietal cells of the gastric glands.
[G. oxynō, to sharpen, make sour, acid]

oxyntic

secreting acid, as the parietal (oxyntic) cells of the stomach.

oxyntic cells
gastric mucosal cells that secrete gastric acid.
oxyntic glands
glands in the gastric mucosa that contain oxyntic cells.
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Benign gastric oxyntic glands consistently showed nonspecific cytoplasmic blush staining for IMP3.
The gastric mucosa can be oxyntic or less commonly antral.
Alternatively, in the oxyntic mucosa, chief and parietal cells show diffuse cytoplasmic staining and canalicular system staining, respectively.
The intra-epithelial lymphocytes within oxyntic glands of the fundus and corpus were considerably less numerous than in the surface epithelium and averaged 5 and 4, respectively, per 100 epithelial cell nuclei.