juxtaglomerular granule

n.

Any of the stainable osmophilic secretory granules present in the juxtaglomerular cells, closely resembling zymogen granules.

Nearby words

  1. juventus,
  2. juvie,
  3. juxtaepiphysial,
  4. juxtaglomerular,
  5. juxtaglomerular cell,
  6. juxtapose,
  7. juxtaposition,
  8. juárez,
  9. juárez, benito,
  10. jv


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