chyliferous


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chyliferous

(kaɪˈlɪfərəs)
adj
containing chyle
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Adj.1.chyliferous - transmitting chyle; "chyliferous vessels"
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* Migration through chyliferous ducts and thoracic ducts into superior vena cava and general circulation after penetration of intestinal wall and direct entry into spleen from stomach and colon across the actual or potential spaces or via lymphatics.
Lymphangiomyoma, a benign lesion of chyliferous lymphatics synonymous with lymphangiopericytoma.