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Related to papillary: papillary tumor, papillary adenocarcinoma, papillary necrosis, papillary microcarcinoma

pap·il·lar·y

, papillate (pap'i-lār'ē, -i-lāt),
Relating to, resembling, or provided with papillae.

papillary

/pap·il·lary/ (pap´ĭ-lar″e) pertaining to or resembling a papilla, or nipple.

papillary

[pap′əle′rē]
Etymology: L, papilla, nipple
pertaining to a papilla.

papillary

adjective Referring to one or more papilla.

Pronunciation 
Medspeak-UK: pronounced, pah PILL urry
Medspeak-US: pronounced, PAP ill erry

pap·il·lar·y

, papillate (pap'i-lar-ē, -i-lāt)
Relating to, resembling, or provided with papillae.

pap·il·lar·y

, papillate (pap'i-lar-ē, -i-lāt)
Relating to, resembling, or provided with papillae.

papillary,

adj similar to a small, nipple-shaped elevation or projection.
papillary layer,
n the most superior layer of the dermis. Characterized by papillae, fingerlike projections that interdigitate with the epidermis. Consists primarily of loose connective tissue.

papillary

pertaining to a papilla; having the characteristics of a papilla.

papillary duct
urine passes from the collecting tubules into the papillary ducts as the last section of the renal tubular system.
papillary necrosis
necrosis of the renal papilla. See also infectious pancreatic necrosis of fish.
papillary squirting
a feature of seborrheic dermatitis, zinc-responsive dermatoses; the superficial papillae are edematous and contain dilated vessels, the overlying epidermis is edematous and parakeratototic.
papillary sulcus
gustatory glands open into a sulcus in the mouth.
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