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glomus

[′glō·məs]
(anatomy)
A fold of the mesothelium arising near the base of the mesentery in the pronephros and containing a ball of blood vessels.
A prominent portion of the choroid plexus of the lateral ventricle of the brain.
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In adults, solitary glomus tumors are more common and are sporadically inherited.
The cuttings were cultivated in 8-L capacity polyethylene recipients containing a substrate of natural soil + humus in a 3:1 ratio, and inoculated with a mixture of inoculum soil containing approximately 200 spores + hyphae + colonized roots of Acaulospora longula, Gigaspora albida, Glomus clarum, or Claroideoglomus etunicatum, constituting treatments T2, T3, T4, and T5, respectively.
The aim of this study was to examine the single and interactive effects of two earthworms (Pontoscolex corethrurus--endogeic; and Dichogaster bolaui--epigeic); and two AMF (Glomus etunicatum, now Claroideoglomus etunicatum)--Glomeraceae and Scutellospora verrucosa (now Racocetra verrucosa--Gigasporaceae) species on water-stable aggregates (WSA), glomalin within the aggregates and plant performance.
(2-6) However, few authors have described the application of this technique to address middle ear lesions, including glomus tympanicum tumors.
Whereas Rhizophagus clams (formerly Glomus darum), a taxon of low usage rate, does not.
She was diagnosed as a case of recurrent glomus tumour of the fingertip, a late recurrence of more than 8 years old.
En la India trece especies de HMA, algunas pertenecientes al genero Glomus, presentaron asociacion simbiotica con seis variedades de lechosa (Khade y Rodrigues, 2009).
The case was evaluated in favor of malignant glomus tumor in the presence of clinical, morphological, and immunohistochemical findings.
Collagen type IV, an immunohistochemical marker in favor of glomus tumor, was focally and mildly positive.
Samples contained spores of the species Acaulospora scrobiculata, Dentiscutata heterogama, and Glomus spinuliferum and of four unidentified species of the genera Gigaspora (one species) and Glomus (four different species).