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Definition of the adjective acinic

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  1. pertaining to one of the small sacs (as in a compound gland)

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Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

Acinic cell adenocarcinoma (Iacobuzio-Donahue and Montgomery, 2011) Causes of acute renal failure (Black and Hawks, 2009). acid salt ACM acid salt, a salt that is formed from only partial replacement of hydrogen ions from the related acid, ...

Google previewMidline Medical Dictionary (2002)

by P. S. Rawat

Like a needle; needle-like; acinic. TETER, Târâ; S: 'H' Acinar. Pertaining to an acinus; acinic. *t Acinesia. Loss of motion. TETRTH, TR Ră ă 3RTHERIT Acinesic . See Acinetic. Acinetic. One affected with acinesia; acinesic. TWTHTäT&T Acini.

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Modern Medicine (2010)

by Joseph Segen

acinic. cell. carcinoma. A lowgrade salivary gland malignancy epidemiology ACC comprises 1–3% of all salivary gland tumors; male predominance; peaks in third decade management Usually adequately treated with wide local excision ...

Google previewDorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary (2011)

by Dorland

Called also acinar, acinic cell, or acinous adenocarcinoma and acinar cell or acinic cell tumor. adenocystic c. adenoid cystic c. adenoid cystic c. carcinoma characterized by bands or cylinders of hyalinized or mucinous stroma separating or ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Cancer (2011)

by Manfred Schwab

Warthin's tumor Acinic cell carcinoma Mucoepidermoid carcinoma ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Imaging (2008)

by Albert L. Baert

Acinic cell carcinoma represents approximately 9% of all malignant tumors of the parotid gland. The parotid gland is the most common site of origin of this tumor, and bilateral involvement is observed in 3% of patients. It is a solid mass or is ...

Google previewMosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)

by Mosby

See acinic cell adenocarcinoma. acinar cell /as′′inər/ [L, acinus, grape], a cell of the tiny lobules of a compound gland or similar saclike structure, such as an alveolus. Acinetobacter /as′inē′təbak′tər/, a genus of nonmotile, aerobic ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2016)

by Mosby

See acinic cell adenocarcinoma. acinar cell /as′′inər/ [L, acinus, grape], a cell of the tiny lobules of a compound gland or similar saclike structure, such as an alveolus. Acinetobacter /as′inē′təbak′tər/, a genus of nonmotile, aerobic ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Eye (2010)

by Joseph Besharse, Reza Dana

Acinic cell adenocarcinoma of the lacrimal gland is a rare, malignant, epithelial tumor of the lacrimal gland of acinar cell origin. This tumor is seen more typically from the sebaceous gland. Basal cell adenocarcinoma of the lacrimal gland is a ...

Google previewJablonski's Dictionary of Medical Acronyms & Abbreviations (2008)

by Stanley Jablonski

ACBE air contrast barium enema ACBG aortocoronary bypass graft ACBS AsymptomaticCervicalBruitStudy ACC accommodation; acetylcoenzyme Acarboxylase; acinic cell carcinoma; actinomycin C; ...

Google previewLexicon Pharmaceuticum (1828)

Or a Pharmaceutical Dictionary, Comprehending the Pharmacopoeias of London, Edinburgh, and Dublin, with a Variety of Other Useful Information Relative to Medicine and Pharmacy ... by Thomas Castle

K Cardamomi seminnm, carui seminum, cocci, singulorum con- tritorum, drachmas duas; cinna- momi corticis contusi, unciam dimidiam ; uvarum passarum, demptis acinic, uncias quatuor; spiritus tenuioris octarios duos .

Google previewDICTIONARY OF MEDICAL TERMS,6th ed. (2012)

acinar, acinic, acinose, acinous acne (ak'ne) N. inflammatory disease of the sebaceous glands of the skin, usually on the face and upper body, characterized by papules, pustules, comedones (blackheads) and in severe cases by cysts, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2011)

ACINIC Adj. (Latin, acinus = berry + -ic = consisting of.) Pertaining to an Acinus. ACINIFORM Adj. (Latin, acinus = berry + forma = shape.) A cluster of connected spheres; Descriptive of a structure resembling a cluster (bunch) of grapes.

Google previewDorland's Dictionary of Medical Acronyms and Abbreviations (2015)

by Dorland

acetyl–coenzyme A carboxylase; acinic cell carcinoma; actinomycin C; acute care center; adenoid cystic carcinoma; administrative control center; adrenocortical carcinoma; agenesis of corpus callosum; alveolar cell carcinoma; ambulatory ...

Google previewA dictionary of new medical terms, a suppl. to 'An illustrated dictionary of medicine, biology and allied sciences'. (1905)

by George Milbry Gould

[acinic, a concussion ...

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