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Canal of Huguier

/ yū-gē-ā′/ 1. A canal in the petrotympanic or glaserian fissure, near its posterior edge, through which the chorda tympani nerve issues from the skull. ( Syn: anterior canaliculus of chorda tympani, Civinini canal, Huguier canal, iter chordae...

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Canals of Hering

1. Found between the bile canaliculi and interlobular bile ducts near the outer edge of a classic liver lobule. Histologically, the cells of the ductule are described as simple cuboidal epithelium, lined partially by cholangiocytes and hepatocytes. They may not be readily visible but can be differentially stained by cytokeratins CK19 and CK7. ( 2. A ductule occurring between a bile canaliculus and an interlobular bile duct. ( Also called intrahepatic bile...

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