Lymphatic gland


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Lymphatic gland (Anat) one of the solid glandlike bodies connected with the lymphatics or the lacteals; -- called also lymphatic ganglion, and conglobate gland.
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In literature:

The patient suffered no enlargement of the lymphatic glands.
"Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine" by George M. Gould
PLAGUE, THE, is a very malignant kind of highly contagious fever, marked by swellings of the lymphatic glands.
"The Nuttall Encyclopaedia" by Edited by Rev. James Wood
The main change occurs in the lymphatic glands of the intestines and in the spleen.
"Valere Aude" by Louis Dechmann
When the belly, or glandular part of these lymphatics, becomes torpid, the fluid absorbed by its mouth stagnates, and forms a tumour in the gland.
"Zoonomia, Vol. I" by Erasmus Darwin
The lymphatics in many parts of the body run into small roundish bodies called lymphatic glands.
"First Book in Physiology and Hygiene" by J.H. Kellogg
A lymphatic gland and its vessels.
"The People's Common Sense Medical Adviser in Plain English" by R. V. Pierce
The lymphatic glands along both curvatures were small and flaccid, and contained no black matter.
"An Investigation into the Nature of Black Phthisis" by Archibald Makellar
Between the lower jaws there are several clusters of lymphatic glands.
"Special Report on Diseases of the Horse" by United States Department of Agriculture
H. Lymphatic gland; h h, other glands of the lymphatic class.
"Surgical Anatomy" by Joseph Maclise
Syphilis attacks the blood vessels and the lymphatic glands.
"The Eugenic Marriage, Vol 2 (of 4)" by W. Grant Hague