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Malpighian
Malpighian Mal*pi"ghi*an, a. (Anat.) Of, pertaining to, or discovered by, Marcello Malpighi, an Italian anatomist of the 17th century. Malhighian capsules or corpuscles, the globular dilatations, containing the glomeruli or Malpighian tufts, at the extremities of the urinary tubules of the kidney. Malpighian corpuscles of the spleen, masses of adenoid tissue connected with branches of the splenic artery.

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- Malpighian is an attribute to several anatomical structures discovered by, described by or attributed to Marcello Malpighi: Malpighian corpuscle (disambiguation)...
- The Malpighian tubule system is a type of excretory and osmoregulatory system found in some insects, myriapods, arachnids and tardigrades. The system consists...
- The Malpighian layer of the skin is generally defined as both the stratum basale and stratum spinosum as a unit, although it is occasionally defined as...
- There are at least two anatomical structures called a Malpighian corpuscle. They are also known as: Renal corpuscles — the initial filtering component...
- Together with the glomerulus it is known as a renal corpuscle, or a Malpighian corpuscle, named after Marcello Malpighi (1628–1694), an Italian physician...
- of urea from the inner medullary collecting duct. Renal pyramids (or malpighian pyramids or Malpighi's pyramids named after Marcello Malpighi, a seventeenth-century...
- White pulp is a histological designation for regions of the spleen (named because it appears whiter than the surrounding red pulp on gross section), that...
- hindgut form the Malpighian tubules, which form the main excretory system of insects. Insects may have one to hundreds of Malpighian tubules (element...
- nitrogen metabolism is uric acid, which can be excreted as dry material; the Malpighian tubule system filters the uric acid and other nitrogenous waste out of...
- leaving through nostrils in the beak. In insects, a system involving Malpighian tubules is used to excrete metabolic waste. Metabolic waste diffuses or...