"Palatine Tonsil" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A round-to-oval mass of lymphoid tissue embedded in the lateral wall of the PHARYNX. There is one on each side of the oropharynx in the fauces between the anterior and posterior pillars of the SOFT PALATE.
- Palatine Tonsil
- Palatine Tonsils
- Tonsils, Palatine
- Tonsil, Palatine
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Palatine Tonsil" by people in Profiles.
Dorta-Estremera S, Hegde VL, Slay RB, Sun R, Yanamandra AV, Nicholas C, Nookala S, Sierra G, Curran MA, Sastry KJ. Targeting interferon signaling and CTLA-4 enhance the therapeutic efficacy of anti-PD-1 immunotherapy in preclinical model of HPV+ oral cancer. J Immunother Cancer. 2019 09 18; 7(1):252.
Victor AR, Nalin AP, Dong W, McClory S, Wei M, Mao C, Kladney RD, Youssef Y, Chan WK, Briercheck EL, Hughes T, Scoville SD, Pitarresi JR, Chen C, Manz S, Wu LC, Zhang J, Ostrowski MC, Freud AG, Leone GW, Caligiuri MA, Yu J. IL-18 Drives ILC3 Proliferation and Promotes IL-22 Production via NF-?B. J Immunol. 2017 10 01; 199(7):2333-2342.
Klein T, Fung SY, Renner F, Blank MA, Dufour A, Kang S, Bolger-Munro M, Scurll JM, Priatel JJ, Schweigler P, Melkko S, Gold MR, Viner RI, Régnier CH, Turvey SE, Overall CM. The paracaspase MALT1 cleaves HOIL1 reducing linear ubiquitination by LUBAC to dampen lymphocyte NF-?B signalling. Nat Commun. 2015 Nov 03; 6:8777.
White DR. Is supraglottoplasty underutilized? Laryngoscope. 2012 Dec; 122 Suppl 4:S91-2.
McClory S, Hughes T, Freud AG, Briercheck EL, Martin C, Trimboli AJ, Yu J, Zhang X, Leone G, Nuovo G, Caligiuri MA. Evidence for a stepwise program of extrathymic T cell development within the human tonsil. J Clin Invest. 2012 Apr; 122(4):1403-15.
Montgomery-Downs HE, Ramadan HH, Clawges HC, McBean AL, Insana SP, Santy EE. Digital oral photography for pediatric tonsillar hypertrophy grading. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2011 Jun; 75(6):841-3.