(redirected from follicular cell)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

CELL. A small room in a prison. See Dungeon.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
References in periodicals archive ?
FNA smears in these patients showed moderate to severe background colloid and lymphocytes infiltrating follicular cell clusters and Hurthle cells (Figure 3(a)).
The evaluation under light microscopy revealed that chronic sevoflurane exposure led to follicular cell oedema, degeneration, congestion and bleeding in the ovaries of rats (Figure-1B-1F).
The FTC and PTC are well-differentiated carcinomas, which are originated in the follicular cells [48,49].
[sup][10] According to the consensus reached that conference, PDTC is a malignant tumor that originates from thyroid follicular cells, and trabecular, island, and/or solid growth patterns are necessary for diagnosis.
Case 1: Cytological smears showed abundant colloid with moderate number of follicular cells arranged in sheets and occasional macrophages favoring the diagnosis of nodular colloid goiter.
Electronmicrographs revealed disintegration and destruction in follicular cells and mitochondria in females.
However, the oxidation of iodine requires hydrogen peroxide synthesized outside the thyroid follicular cell at the apical border catalyzed by the thyroid complex.
In the 45 newly diagnosed with the follicular cell type, some are not being treated at all, particularly those with limited disease; in advanced patients, combination therapy is common.
* Tazarotene, another synthetic retinoid applied as a gel or cream, acts on the follicular cell cycle by a biochemical pathway different from that of tretinoin.

Full browser ?