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Definition of the adjective acinic

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adjective

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

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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 prognosis 5yr survival, 90%; 20% yearsurvival, 55% ...

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, leaving some degree of acidity. An example is sodium bicarbonate, which is also identified as sodium acid carbonate or sodium hydrogen carbonate. acid snow. See acid rain. acid stable, describes a drug that is stable to gastric juice. acid ...

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 bacteria of the family Neisseriaceae that often occurs in clinical specimens. The bacterium contains gramnegative or gram-variable cocci and does not produce spores. It grows on regular medium without serum and is oxidase negative and catalase ...

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 bacteria of the family Neisseriaceae that often occurs in clinical specimens. The bacterium contains gramnegative or gram-variable cocci and does not produce spores. It grows on regular medium without serum and is oxidase negative and catalase ...

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 partially cystic. Histologically, the acinic cell carcinoma recapitulates serous cells with bubbly basophilic cytoplasm containing zymogen granules. Salivary duct carcinoma is an extremely aggressive tumor, and histologically displays squamoid ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Cancer (2011)

by Manfred Schwab

Warthin's tumor Acinic cell carcinoma Mucoepidermoid carcinoma Adenoid cystic carcinoma Myoepithelioma Polymorphous low-grade Basal cell adenoma adenocarcinoma Epithelial-myoepithelial carcinoma Canalicular adenoma Clear cell carcinoma, N.O.S. Oncocytoma Basal cell adenocarcinoma Cystadenoma ...

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 previewDictionary of Medical Abbreviations (2016)

The World's most comprehensive list of English-language medical abbreviations and acronyms by Burt Vance

acc = accommodate; accommodation ACC = acetyl -coenzyme A carboxylase ACC = acinic cell carcinoma; acinar cell carcinoma ACC = actinomycin C ACC = acute care center ACC = adenine-cytosine-cytosine (codon for serine or threonine) ACC = adenoid cystic carcinoma ACC= adrenal ...

Google previewMosby's Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions - E-Book (2013)

by Mosby

acid mist acid mucopolysaccharide acidophil acidophilic adenoma acidophilus milk acidosis acidosis dialysis acid phosphatase acid phosphatase test acid poisoning acid rain acid rebound acid salt acid therapy acidulous aciduria acinar cell Acinetobacter acinic cell adenocarcinoma aciniform acinitis acorea.

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

acinic cell c. locally invasive salivary gland tumors of dogs, and rarelyother species, composedof glandular epitheliuminanacinar pattern. adenocysticc., adenoid cystic c. carcinoma marked by cylindersor bands of hyaline or mucinous stroma separated or surrounded by nests orcords of small epithelialcells, occurring inthe mammaryand salivary glands, and mucous glands ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions (2009)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy

See acinic cell adenocarcinoma. acinar cell /as ́inə/ [L, acinus, grape], a cell of the tiny lobules of a compound gland or similar sac-like structure, such as an alveolus. Acinetobacter /as ́inë ́təbak ́tə/, a genus of non-motile, aerobic bacteria of the family Moraxellaceae that often occurs in clinical specimens. The Acinetobacter contains gram-negative or gram-variable cocci and does not produce spores. This bacterium grows on regular medium without serum and is oxidase-negative and ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Eye (2010)

by Joseph Besharse, Reza Dana

Acinic cell adenocarcinoma of the lacrimal gland is a rare, malignant, epithelial ...

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, nodules, and scarring. The most common form, acne vulgaris, usually affects persons from puberty to young adulthood. Treatment includes topical and oral antibiotics ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2011)

ACINIC Adj. (Latin ...

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

by Dorland

contrast barium enema ACBG aortocoronary bypass graft ACBS Asymptomatic Cervical Bruit Study ACC accommodation; 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 care center; American College of Cardiology; anodal closure contraction; anterior cingulate cortex; antitoxin-containing cell; ...

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