lacteal


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lacteal

1. (of lymphatic vessels) conveying or containing chyle
2. any of the lymphatic vessels conveying chyle from the small intestine to the thoracic duct

lacteal

[′lak·tē·əl]
(anatomy)
One of the intestinal lymphatics that absorb chyle.
(physiology)
Pertaining to or resembling milk.
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In present study knowledge was inadequate about breastfeeding within first half hour after delivery, benefits of colostrum, knowledge about pre lacteal feed, teachings of Holy book about breastfeeding, and its benefits to mother.
Trader Joe's argued that a reasonable consumer could not have been misled to believe that its Organic Soy Milk actually contains "lacteal secretions from healthy cows," particularly because the label explicitly states that soy milk "has become a very popular alternative to dairy milk." Id.
This result suggests that the first lacteal bovine secretion, rich in immune and antimicrobial elements such as immunoglobulins, lactoferrin, lactoperoxidase and lysozyme (29), may have contributed to the protection of the juvenile.
A contemporary description reads, "To the construction of this monster 10,000 cows have contributed their lacteal bounty," and "the mice of the universe might nibble (on the cheese) for years without making a material impression."
A Food Safety Team was developed and was responsible for planning and executing the Food Safety Management System requirements with the following scope of: Manufacturing and distributing Dairy & Juice products, manufacturing products under Private Labeling/ Brand Name and Rearing Healthy Cattle and Camels for Production of whole fresh clean lacteal secretion, which is practically free from Colostrum or mastitic milk.
Segmental enteritis was indicated by segmental disappearance of intestinal lacteal caused by malabsorption in affected intestinal parts (Figure 1, panels C and D).
Many of these beneficial effects are the result, at least partially, of secretory IgA, which is the major immunoglobulin isotype in human lacteal secretions, and to other immunologically active components such as antimicrobial factors, cytokines, chemokines, and growth factors.
As illustrated in Figure 2-3b, instead of being picked up in the blood circulation serving the villus, these products of fat digestion enter a lacteal within the villus.