"Lymphocytes" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
White blood cells formed in the body's lymphoid tissue. The nucleus is round or ovoid with coarse, irregularly clumped chromatin while the cytoplasm is typically pale blue with azurophilic (if any) granules. Most lymphocytes can be classified as either T or B (with subpopulations of each), or NATURAL KILLER CELLS.
- Lymphoid Cells
- Cell, Lymphoid
- Cells, Lymphoid
- Lymphoid Cell
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Lymphocytes".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Lymphocytes".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Lymphocytes" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Lymphocytes" was a major or minor topic of these publication.