Albini nodules

Albini nodules
gray nodules of the size of small grains, sometimes seen on the free edges of the atrioventricular valves of infants; they are remains of fetal structures.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Albini nodules — Al·bi·ni nodules (ahl beґne) [Giuseppe Albini, Italian physiologist, 1827–1911] see under nodule …   Medical dictionary

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  • Nodule — A small solid collection of tissue, a nodule is palpable (can be felt). It may range in size from greater than 1.0 cm (3/8 inch) to somewhat less than 2 cm (13/16 inch) in diameter. A nodule may be present in the epidermis, dermis or subcutis (at …   Medical dictionary

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