palatine tonsil

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Related to tonsilla palatina: tonsilla lingualis
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Noun1.palatine tonsil - either of two masses of lymphatic tissue one on each side of the oral pharynxpalatine tonsil - either of two masses of lymphatic tissue one on each side of the oral pharynx
lymphatic tissue, lymphoid tissue - tissue making up the lymphatic system
nasopharynx - cavity forming the upper part of the pharynx
Translations
krční mandle
Gaumenmandel
nielurisa
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8 In the literature review that was performed, only one SFT case defined in the tonsilla palatina was seen in a 62-year-old male patient.