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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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
The patient is rounded in chest, abdomen, face and limbs by congestion of the fascia and all of the lymphatic glands.
"Philosophy of Osteopathy" by Andrew T. Still
The derangements in nutrition here described are caused by the lymphatic glands though a swelling of the same can not be found.
"Prof. Koch's Method to Cure Tuberculosis Popularly Treated" by Max Birnbaum
Inspect the neighbouring lymphatic glands and endeavour to trace the path of the virus.
"The Elements of Bacteriological Technique" by John William Henry Eyre
It consists of six layers, and contains arteries, capillaries, lymphatics, nerves, sweat glands, sebaceous glands, pigment, etc.
"What a Young Woman Ought to Know" by Mary Wood-Allen
The spleen and lymphatic glands were at first regarded as the sole places of formation of the blood corpuscles.
"Histology of the Blood" by Paul Ehrlich
The presence of cancerous enlargement of (superficial) lymphatic glands may further assist and confirm the decision.
"Special Report on Diseases of Cattle" by U.S. Department of Agriculture
The lymphatic glands vary in form and in size.
"A Treatise on Anatomy, Physiology, and Hygiene (Revised Edition)" by Calvin Cutter
The type of the cheesy metamorphosis was found in the enlarged lymphatic glands, commonly called scrofulous.
"A System of Practical Medicine by American Authors, Vol. I" by Various
The superficial lymphatic glands are frequently palpable in scurvy, especially those in the inguinal region.
"Scurvy Past and Present" by Alfred Fabian Hess
On the whole, I am provisionally inclined to regard it as a form of lymphatic gland, these bodies being not otherwise represented in fishes.
"The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume 1" by Francis Maitland Balfour