lymphadenoid tissue
tissue resembling that of the lymph nodes, found in the spleen, bone marrow, tonsils, and other organs.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • lymphadenoid — Relating to, or resembling, or derived from a lymph node. [lymphadeno + G. eidos, resemblance] * * * lym·phad·e·noid (.)lim fad ən .ȯid adj resembling or having the properties of a lymph node * * * lym·phad·e·noid (lim fadґə noid)… …   Medical dictionary

  • lymphadenoleukopoiesis — lym·phad·e·no·leu·ko·poi·e·sis (lim fad″ə no loo″ko poi eґsis) the production of leukocytes by the lymphadenoid tissue …   Medical dictionary

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