- horizontal cell of Cajal
- Cajal c. (def. 2).
Medical dictionary. 2011.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
Cell — The basic structural and functional unit in people and all living things. Each cell is a small container of chemicals and water wrapped in a membrane. Each cell in the human body there are 100 trillion cells in each of us contains the entire… … Medical dictionary
Cajal, Ramón y Cajal — Santiago, Spanish histologist and 1906 Nobel laureate, 1852–1934. See C. cell, horizontal cell of C., C. astrocyte stain, interstitial nucleus of C … Medical dictionary
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