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any small compartment

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2013) The role of protein synthesis and digestive enzymes in acinar cell injury.
1990, 1992) demonstrated that an alcohol diet or treatment of isolated lysosomes with FAEEs or cholesteryl esters caused lysosomal fragility and leakage of lysosomal enzymes into the acinar cell cytosol.
resulted in lower interstitial edema, less inflammatory cell infiltration, and alleviated acinar cell necrosis.
To our knowledge, this is the first study to demonstrate CE-EUS vascular patterns for acinar cell carcinoma and ITT.
But it was only then that the full severity of his illness became clear, when experts discovered his tumour was an extremely rare form of cancer called Acinar cell cancer (ACC), with between only 10 and 25 cases being diagnosed in the UK each year.
Acinar cell carcinoma of the pancreas: an institutional series of resected patients and review of the current literature.
Acinic cell carcinoma (AcCC) is a malignant epithelial salivary gland neoplasm that demonstrates serous acinar cell differentiation with cytoplasmic zymogen secretory granules.
Histological results were consistent with a pure acinar cell carcinoma.
The acinar cell constitutes an "enzyme factory" that produces millions of digestive enzyme molecules every day.
Enzymatic secretions from the acinar cell clusters pass through ducts lined with cells (centroacinar cells) that produce a watery secretion rich in sodium bicarbonate; pancreatic secretions thus have a basic pH to neutralize the highly acidic secretions of the stomach.
The incidences of acinar cell carcinoma and adenoma or carcinoma (combined) exceeded those within the historical control range (overall incidence of acinar cell adenoma, 1 of 207 or 0.
On rare occasions, the acinar cells may become malignant; acinar cell carcinoma is characterized by changes in both the appearance and organization of these cells.