sarcoidal granuloma sar·coi·dal granuloma (sär-koid’l)
An epithelioid cell granuloma similar to those seen in sarcoidosis, but not causing necrosis.
noun, Pathology. 1. a disease of unknown cause, characterized by granulomatous tubercles of the skin, lymph nodes, lungs, eyes, and other structures. sarcoidosis sar·coid·o·sis (sär’koi-dō’sĭs) n. pl. sar·coid·o·ses (-sēz) A disease of unknown origin marked by formation of granulomatous lesions that appear especially in the liver, lungs, skin, and lymph nodes. Also called Besnier-Boeck-Schaumann disease, […]
- Sarcolactic acid
sarcolactic acid sar·co·lac·tic acid (sär’kə-lāk’tĭk) n. An isomeric form of lactic acid produced by muscle tissue during the anaerobic metabolism of glucose.
noun, Anatomy. 1. the membranous sheath of a muscle fiber. noun (pl) -mas, -mata (-mətə) 1. the membrane covering a muscle fibre sarcolemma sar·co·lem·ma (sär’kə-lěm’ə) n. A thin membrane enclosing a striated muscle fiber. sar’co·lem’mal adj.
noun, Archaic. 1. the branch of anatomy dealing with the soft or fleshy body parts.