lymphatic vessel


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Synonyms for lymphatic vessel

a vascular duct that carries lymph which is eventually added to the venous blood circulation

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Interestingly, CCL1 is expressed by the subcapsular sinus lymphatic ECs of skin-draining lymph nodes but not by capillary lymphatic vessels in the skin, and inhibiting the CCL1/CCR8 interaction leads to impaired DC migration into the lymph node parenchyma, indicating that the CCL1/CCR8 axis functions downstream of the DC entry into lymphatics by regulating entry into the subcapsular sinus of the lymph nodes.
6) They also noted that, in the reticular interstitium with abundant lymphatic vessels, tumor cells contact the endothelial cells through their surface microvilli.
Fiedler E, Helmbold P, Marsch WC: Increased vessel density in psoriasis: involvement of lymphatic vessels in the papillary dermis.
Sibbons et al (17) demonstrated the development of PCI in piglets with ligation of mesenteric lymphatic vessels.
Independent prognostic impact of lymphatic vessel density and presence of low-grade lymphangiogenesis in cutaneous melanoma.
Additionally, VGX-100 may inhibit cancer spread (metastasis) by suppressing the development of lymphatic vessels.
On the other hand, a highly fluorescent region showed up in the right internal iliac LN, which did not have metastasis; B: Pathological examination revealed adenocarcinoma with a Gleason score of 7 scattered lymphatic vessel invasions in the prostate and that both normal LN structure and infiltration of adenocarcinoma coexisted in the right obturator LN.
The recent identification of lymphatic endothelial markers has enabled the specific identification of lymphatic vessels.
LAM cells produce potent lymphangiogenic growth factors (VEGF-C and VEGF-D) and the lymphatic vessel density within LAM lesions correlates with the histologic severity of LAM.
Lymphatic vessels are part of the body's circulatory system.
It expresses the growth factor VEGF-C specific to the development of lymphatic vessels.
Then, by using an infrared camera, the surgeon receives a dynamic image of the lymphatic vessels and nodes and can also check which channels are functioning properly.
The cancerous cells can enter the lymphatic vessels of the breast and grow in the lymph nodes situated above and below the collarbone, under the breast bone.
Aire stated that the lymph drainage of the interstitial tissue of birds was by means of sparse lymphatic vessels which are generally interposed between the Interstitial cells, blood vessels and peritubular myofibroblast tissue.
TEHRAN (FNA)- By scanning the brains of healthy volunteers, researchers saw the first, long-sought evidence that our brains may drain some waste out through lymphatic vessels, the body's sewer system.