another name for lymphocyte
[lahy-erd] /ˈlaɪ ərd/ adjective, Chiefly Scot. 1. streaked or spotted with gray or white.
[lim-fi-dee-muh] /ˌlɪm fɪˈdi mə/ noun, Pathology. 1. the accumulation of lymph in soft tissue with accompanying swelling, often of the extremities: sometimes caused by inflammation, obstruction, or removal of lymph channels. lymphedema lym·phe·de·ma (lĭm’fĭ-dē’mə) n. Swelling, especially in subcutaneous tissues, as a result of obstruction of lymphatic vessels or lymph nodes, with accumulation of lymph […]
lymphemia lym·phe·mi·a (lĭm-fē’mē-ə) n. The presence of unusually large numbers of lymphocytes or their precursors in the blood.
- Lymph follicle
lymph follicle or lymphatic follicle n. Any of the spherical masses of lymphoid cells frequently having a more lightly staining center. Also called lymph nodule.