lymphoidectomy lym·phoid·ec·to·my (lĭm’foi-děk’tə-mē)
Excision of lymphoid tissue.
- Lymphoid hypophysitis
lymphoid hypophysitis n. An acute anterior pituitary lymphocytic reaction characterized clinically by signs and symptoms of anterior pituitary insufficiency.
- Lymphoid leukemia
lymphoid leukemia n. See lymphocytic leukemia.
lymphoidocyte lym·phoi·do·cyte (lĭm-foi’də-sīt’) n. See hemocytoblast.
- Lymphoid series
lymphoid series n. See lymphocytic series.
[lim-fuh-kahyn] /ˈlɪm fəˌkaɪn/ noun, Immunology. 1. any lymphocyte product, as interferon, that is not an antibody but may participate in the immune response through its effect on the function of other cells, as destroying antigen-coated cells or stimulating macrophages. /ˈlɪmfəʊˌkaɪn/ noun 1. (immunol) a protein, released by lymphocytes, that affects other cells involved in the […]