Definition of lymphoreticular in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌlimfōriˈtikyələr/


Another term for reticuloendothelial.
Example sentences
  • Microscopic features include ‘atypical lymphoreticular cells associated with necrosis and prominent vascular infiltration.’
  • Next is a chapter on haematopoietic and lymphoreticular disorders including haemolytic anaemias, leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma.
  • Overall, 19 of 20 appendixes removed at autopsy from cases of variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease with adequate numbers of lymphoid follicles had lymphoreticular accumulation of prion protein.

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Syllabification: lym·pho·re·tic·u·lar

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