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Oxyphil Cells

"Oxyphil Cells" 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.

Large cells with small irregular nuclei and dense acidophilic granules due to the presence of abundant MITOCHONDRIA. Oxyphil cells, also known as oncocytes, are found in oncocytomas of the kidney, salivary glands, and endocrine glands. In the thyroid gland, oxyphil cells are known as Hurthle cells and Askenazy cells.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Oxyphil Cells" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Oxyphil Cells" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 23 publications over 10 distinct years, with a maximum of 4 publications in 2006 and 2019 and 2020
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