Definition of Lymphoid. Meaning of Lymphoid. Synonyms of Lymphoid

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Definition of Lymphoid

Lymphoid
Lymphoid Lymph"oid, a. [Lymph + -oid.] (Anat.) Resembling lymph; also, resembling a lymphatic gland; adenoid; as, lymphoid tissue.

Meaning of Lymphoid from wikipedia

- The lymphatic system, or lymphoid system, is an organ system in vertebrates that is part of the circulatory system and the immune system. It is made up...
- detoxification function. In the lymphatic system a lymph node is a secondary lymphoid organ. A lymph node is enclosed in a fibrous capsule and is made up of...
- haematopoiesis. All lymphocytes originate, during this process, from a common lymphoid progenitor before differentiating into their distinct lymphocyte types...
- mucosa-****ociated lymphoid tissue (MALT), also called mucosa-****ociated lymphatic tissue, is a diffuse system of small concentrations of lymphoid tissue found...
- Innate lymphoid cells (ILCs) are the most recently discovered family of innate immune cells, derived from common lymphoid progenitors (CLPs). In response...
- Tumors of the hematopoietic and lymphoid tissues (American English) or tumours of the haematopoietic and lymphoid malignancies (British English) are tumors...
- lymphoma (MALToma) is a form of lymphoma involving the mucosa-****ociated lymphoid tissue (MALT), frequently of the stomach, but virtually any mucosal site...
- Lymphoid hyperplasia is the rapid proliferation of normal lymphocytic cells that resemble lymph tissue which may occur with bacterial or viral infections...
- Lymphoid leukemias are a group of leukemias affecting circulating lymphocytes, a type of white blood cells. The lymphocytic leukemias are closely related...
- Bronchus-****ociated lymphoid tissue (BALT) is a tertiary lymphoid structure. It is a part of mucosa-****ociated lymphoid tissue (MALT), and it consists of lymphoid follicles...
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