TITLE

Peyer's patch

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1647
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "Peyer's patch" is presented. It refers to a group of diffuse lymphoid nodules in the mucosa of the small bowel. Peyer's patches detect and respond to foreign antigens in the gastrointestinal tract. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21240419

 

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