galactophorous


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galactophorous

(ɡəlækˈtɒfərəs)
adj
(Physiology) conveying milk; lactiferous
Translations

gal·ac·toph·o·rous

a. galactóforo-a, que conduce la leche o la lleva.
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It is worthwhile to mention that there is a herb pair Sargassum (Haizao, HZ) and Glycyrrhizae Radix et Rhizoma (Gancao, GC), one of the so-called "eighteen antagonistic medicaments" in TCM documents, indicating that the two herbs should not be applied simultaneously, whereas the herb pair HZ-GC has been widely used in HYD for the treatment of thyroid dysfunction, galactophorous hyperplasia, and ovarian cyst [11].
BACKGROUND: Nipple adenoma is a benign proliferative lesion of the breast that arises from galactophorous duct of the nipple.
The galactophorous ducts had a squamous cell metaplasia close to the skin.