Lieberkuhn's glands
Lieberkuhn's glands Lie"ber*k["u]hn's glands` (l[=e]"b[~e]r*k[.u]nz gl[a^]ndz`) n. [See {Lieberk["u]hn}.] (Anat.) The simple tubular glands of the small intestines; -- called also {crypts of Lieberk["u]hn}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Lieberkühn's glands — (crypts of Lieberkühn) simple tubular glands in the mucous membrane of the intestine. In the small intestine they lie between the villi. They are lined with columnar epithelium in which various types of secretory cells are found. In the large… …   Medical dictionary

  • Lieberkühn's glands — crypts of Lieberkühn simple tubular glands in the mucous membrane of the intestine. In the small intestine they lie between the villi. They are lined with columnar epithelium in which various types of secretory cells are found. In the large… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Железы Либеркюновы (Lieberkuhn'S Glands), Крипты Либеркюновы (Crypts Of Lieberkuhn) — трубчатые углубления в собственной пластинке слизистой оболочки кишечника. В тонкой кишке они располагаются между ворсинками. Либесркюновы крипты выстланы слоем столбчатого эпителия, в котором присутствуют различные виды клеток (каемчатые,… …   Медицинские термины

  • lieberkühn's gland — noun also lieberkühn s crypt ˈlēbə(r)ˌk(y)ünz , ku̅e̅nz Usage: usually capitalized L Etymology: after Johann N. Lieberkühn died 1756 German anatomist : any of the tubular glands of the intestinal mucous membrane …   Useful english dictionary

  • crypts of Lieberkühn — Lieberkühn s glands …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • crypts of Lieberkuhn — Lieberkuhn s glands Lie ber*k[ u]hn s glands (l[=e] b[ e]r*k[.u]nz gl[a^]ndz ) n. [See {Lieberk[ u]hn}.] (Anat.) The simple tubular glands of the small intestines; called also {crypts of Lieberk[ u]hn}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • crypts of Lieberkühn — see Lieberkühn s glands …   Medical dictionary

  • crypt of Lieberkuhn — crypt of Lie·ber·kühn lē bər .k(y)ün, .kuen n any of the tubular glands of the intestinal mucous membrane called also gland of Lieberkühn, intestinal gland, Lieberkühn s gland Lie·ber·kühn lē bər .kuen J …   Medical dictionary

  • Crypts of Lieberkühn — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = glandulae intestinales GraySubject = 248 GrayPage = 1174 Caption = An intestinal gland from the human intestine. Caption2 = Width = 159 System = MeshName = MeshNumber = DorlandsPre = g 06 DorlandsSuf =… …   Wikipedia

  • Paneth's cell — ▪ anatomy also called  Davidoff s Cell,        specialized type of epithelial cell found in the mucous membrane lining of the small intestine and of the appendix, at the base of tubelike depressions known as Lieberkühn glands. Named for the 19th… …   Universalium

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