follicular dendritic cell n.
Any of the cells present in aggregates of B cells that trap antigen-antibody complexes on their dendritic processes. Also called dendritic cell.
- Follicular goiter
follicular goiter n. See parenchymatous goiter.
- Follicular lymphoma
follicular lymphoma n. See nodular lymphoma.
- Follicular mucinosis
follicular mucinosis n. Mucinosis affecting hair follicles of the face or scalp.
noun 1. a stage of the menstrual cycle, from onset of menstruation to ovulation. follicular phase n. The phase during which the ovarian follicle develops during the menstrual cycle.