oxyphile

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oxyphile

[′äk·sə‚fīl]
(geochemistry)
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99m]Tc-MIBI scintigraphy of parathyroid adenomas and its relation to tumour size and oxyphil cell abundance.
Preoperative localization of parathyroid lesions in hyperparathyroidism: relationship between technetium-99m-MIBI uptake and oxyphil cell content.
Comparison of oxyphil scores in male and female was done by unpaired't' test P < 0.
Oxyphil cells: Oxyphil cells were observed and quantitatively studied.
DISCUSSION: The present study was carried out to reveal sexual differences about stromal fat & oxyphil cells in adult human parathyroid glands.
Present study revealed that oxyphil cells were less numerous than chief cells, placed either at periphery of gland adjacent to capsule or in the centre of gland.
2005) (12) quoted oxyphil cells as less numerous than the chief cells.
1949) (15) quoted that oxyphil cells are arranged as continuous masses & anastomosing columns whereas Gardner D.
Step serial sections of the right inferior parathyroid showed one cluster of WCCs, but otherwise the gland consisted almost entirely of chief cells, with rare small clusters of transitional oxyphil and oxyphil cells.