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Adenoidal structure

Known as: Tonsils, Pharyngeal, Nasopharyngeal tonsil, Tonsila pharyngealis 
A fold of lymphatic tissue covered by ciliated epithelium at the very back of the nose, in the roof of the nasopharynx.
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
We report that B cell–activating factor of the tumor necrosis factor (TNF) family (BAFF) is expressed in the normal human brain… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Myoepithelial cells (MCs) constitute the basal cell layer of normal mammary epithelia, and their identification is of particular… Expand
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Review
1996
Review
1996
M cell transport is an important factor in induction of mucosal immune responses and is exploited by pathogenic microorganisms… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The total number of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1)-infected circulating CD4+ T lymphocytes is considered to be a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
One hundred ninety-eight patients with primary tracheal tumors were evaluated in 26 years. One hundred forty-seven tumors were… Expand
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Review
1989
Review
1989
  • L. Brodsky
  • Pediatric clinics of North America
  • 1989
  • Corpus ID: 34219244
Modern assessment of the tonsils and adenoids is based on an appreciation of new concepts pertaining to the pathogenesis of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Seventy‐nine patients with adenoid cystic carcinoma arising in salivary glands were studied to determine whether a correlation… Expand
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Twenty-two infants and children were found to have clinically significant obstructive sleep apnea. A history suggesting complete… Expand
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Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
In recent years, the term “adenoid cystic carcinoma” has won increasing acceptance as the one preferred for the unusual… Expand
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Highly Cited
1953
Highly Cited
1953
Summary 1. From the present evidence it appears that an unidentified, possibly new, tissue culture cytopathogenic agent has been… Expand
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