Malpighian corpuscle


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Malpighian corpuscle

[mal′pig·ē·ən ′kȯr·pə·səl]
(anatomy)
A lymph nodule of the spleen.
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Ultrastructural examination of the Malpighian corpuscles of the renal control and ginger extract treated rats revealed that Bowman's capsule visceral layer comprises of podocytes.