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Ace

Ace --> angiotensin-converting enzyme (Science: enzyme) this hydrolase enzyme cleaves the decapeptide angiotensin i... Read More

Upper/lower lobe predominance

upper/lower lobe predominance (Science: radiology) upper lobe, usually site of greatest disease due to poorer clearance,... Read More

Langhans giant cell

Definition noun, plural: Langhans giant cells A type of giant cell formed by the fusion of epithelioid macrophages, and... Read More

Autoimmunity

Definition noun, plural: autoimmunities A type of immunity wherein the immune response is directed against own body,... Read More