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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
immune organ +    
lymphoid system +    
arthropod hepatopancreas 
embryonic cisterna chyli +  
epigonal organ 
haemal node 
iliac lymph sac 
jugular lymph sac +  
Leydig's organ +  
lymph node +  
Any of the rounded masses of lymphoid tissue that are surrounded by a capsule of connective tissue, are distributed along the lymphatic vessels, and contain numerous lymphocytes which filter the flow of lymph.
lymphatic part of lymphoid system +  
lymphocyte domain +  
lymphoid tissue +  
non-lymphatic part of lymphoid system +  
retroperitoneal embryonic lymph sac 
spleen +  
supraneural body 
thymoid 
thymus +  

Synonyms
Related Synonyms: lymph gland ;   nodus lymphaticus
Xrefs: BTO:0000784 ;   CALOHA:TS-0579 ;   EFO:0000872 ;   EMAPA:35523 ;   EV:0100050 ;   FMA:5034 ;   GAID:947 ;   MA:0000139 ;   MAT:0000442 ;   MESH:D008198 ;   NCIT:C12745 ;   NCIT:C33027 ;   OpenCyc:Mx4rwLPqLpwpEbGdrcN5Y29ycA ;   SCTID:181756000 ;   TAO_RETIRED:0005318 ;   UMLS:C0024204 ;   VHOG:0001273 ;   Wikipedia:Lymph_node ;   ZFA_RETIRED:0005318 ;   galen:Lymphnode
Definition Sources: BTO:0000784

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