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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
brain measurement +   
ear measurement +   
eye measurement +   
female reproductive organ measurement +   
heart measurement +   
intestine measurement +  
kidney measurement +   
liver measurement +   
lung measurement +   
lymph node measurement +  
A value resulting from the quantification of a morphological or physiological parameter of one or more lymph nodes, any of the accumulations of lymphoid tissue organized as definite lymphoid organs along the course of lymphatic vessels, consisting of an outer cortical and an inner medullary part; they are the main source of lymphocytes of the peripheral blood and, as part of the reticuloendothelial system, serve as a defense mechanism by removing noxious agents, e.g., bacteria and toxins, and probably play a role in antibody formation.
lymphatic system morphological measurement +  
organ effluent measurement +  
organ lesion measurement +   
organ morphological measurement +   
pancreas measurement +   
pituitary gland measurement +   
spleen measurement +   
stomach measurement +   
thymus measurement +   
thyroid gland measurement +   
tongue measurement +   
urinary bladder measurement +  

Definition Sources: Dorland:Dorlands_Illustrated_Medical_Dictionary--31st_Ed, ISBN:978-1416049982

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