Nodules

Some articles on nodules, nodule:

Cirrhosis - Diagnosis - Pathology
... Depending on the size of the nodules there are three macroscopic types micronodular, macronodular and mixed cirrhosis ... In micronodular form (Laennec's cirrhosis or portal cirrhosis) regenerating nodules are under 3 mm ... cirrhosis (post-necrotic cirrhosis), the nodules are larger than 3 mm ...
Rheumatoid Nodule
... A rheumatoid nodule is a local swelling or tissue lump, usually rather firm to touch, like an unripe fruit, which occurs almost exclusively in association with rheumatoid arthritis ... Very rarely rheumatoid nodules occur as 'rheumatoid nodulosis' in the absence of arthritis ... The occurrence of nodules in the lung of miners exposed to silica dust was known as Caplan's syndrome ...
Toxic Nodular Goiter
... (TNG) (or Plummer syndrome) is a condition that can occur when a hyper-functioning nodule develops within a longstanding goiter ... Toxic nodular goiter is the presence of thyrotoxisosis and thyroid nodules ... Autonomous thyroid nodules become hyper-functional from mutations in the follicular cell ...
Roystonea Regia - Description
... Root nodules containing Rhizobium bacteria have been found on R ... The presence of rhizobia-containing root nodules is usually associated with nitrogen fixation in legumes this was the first record of root nodules in a monocotyledonous tree ... compound which allows nitrogenase to function by reducing the oxygen concentration in the root nodule ...
Bohn's Nodules
... Bohn's nodules are smooth whitish bumps or cysts which are sometimes found in the mouths of newborns ... These nodules are 1-3 mm in size, and filled with keratin ... Bohn's nodules are similar in appearance to Epstein's pearls, which develop on the roof of the mouth ...