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ton·sil·lar

, tonsillary (ton'si-lăr, ton'si-lă-rē),
Relating to a tonsil, especially the palatine tonsil.
Synonym(s): amygdaline (3)

ton·sil·lar

, tonsillary (ton'si-lăr, -lar-ē)
Relating to a tonsil, especially the palatine tonsil.

ton·sil·lar

, tonsillary (ton'si-lăr, -lar-ē)
Relating to tonsils, especially palatine tonsil.
Synonym(s): amygdaline (3) .
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Based on these results, the tumor was considered a second primary tonsillar carcinoma.
Also, the magnitude of tonsillar ectopia was found to be correlated with neurological severity scores, but not with other clinical measures.
Tonsillar Kaposi Sarcoma in an HIV-Negative Patient: A Case Report.
Patients underwent tonsillar biopsy, tonsillectomy with palatal surgery, pediatric patients with known hematological abnormalities or hypertension and patients in whom general anesthesia was contraindicated were excluded.
This disjunct occurrence highlights the uncertainty over mode of transmission or infection with CWD as no other individuals in this small subpopulation (<50 deer) tested positive, despite 32 tonsillar biopsies performed at capture and several post-mortem samples.
Tonsillar surface commonly presents bacteria belonging to the normal oral microbiota, and internal tissue contains pathogenic microorganisms.
But the exact role of tonsillar T cells in tumour response is not known.
One environmental factor of particular interest is the connection between tonsillar infection with group A Streptococcus and the development and maintenance of the psoriatic phenotype.
These bacteria can potentially interact with each other in biofilms and stimulate chronic tonsillar inflammation [14, 15].
In addition to the case report described above, several other patients in our clinic were found to have similar instances of this tonsillar physiology (Video 2).
Deer that tested positive for CWD by tonsillar biopsy at capture were immediately dispatched by park law-enforcement personnel and retested with tonsil, lymph node and brain tissue as confirmatory tests.
On physical examination, the emergency medicine physician noted a creamy white colored plaque on the soft palate, tonsillar hypertrophy with erythema, and yellow mucoid discharge.