parenchymal
adjective see parenchyma

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • parenchymal — pa*ren chy*mal, a. Of, pertaining to, or consisting of, parenchyma. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • parenchymal —    These are cells in a tissue or tissues in an organ that are concerned with function. These are the characteristic cells or tissues that do the actual stuff. The importance to us is that parenchymal tissues expend much vital energy in their… …   Herbal-medical glossary

  • parenchymal — SYN: parenchymatous. * * * pa·ren·chy·mal pə reŋ kə məl, .par ən kī məl adj PARENCHYMATOUS <hepatocytes are parenchymal cells of the liver> …   Medical dictionary

  • parenchymal — See parenchyma. * * * …   Universalium

  • parenchymal — adjective Of or pertaining to parenchyma …   Wiktionary

  • parenchymal — pÉ™ reÅ‹kɪml adj. pertaining to fundamental tissue (Anatomy, Botany and Zoology) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • parenchymal — pa·ren·chy·mal …   English syllables

  • parenchymal — …   Useful english dictionary

  • parenchymal hepatic cell — hepatic c …   Medical dictionary

  • junctional parenchymal defect — on ultrasound of the kidney, an echogenic mass sometimes seen in the parenchyma, resembling a cortical scar but indicating only a benign collection of fat at the junction where two of the fetal lobes came together …   Medical dictionary

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