corpuscle of Hassall

corpuscle of Has·​sall
variants or corpuscle of Hassal
: one of the small usually concentrically striated bodies in the thymus body representing remains of the epithelial tissue found in early stages of development

Word History


after Arthur H. Hassall †1894 English physician

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“Corpuscle of Hassall.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Apr. 2024.

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