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  1. Mesangial Cells

    Smooth muscle-like cells adhering to the wall of the small blood vessels of the KIDNEY at the glomerulus and along the vascular pole of the glomerulus in the JUXTAGLOMERULAR APPARATUS. They are myofibroblasts with contractile and phagocytic properties. These cells and their MESANGIAL EXTRACELLULAR MATRIX constitute the GLOMERULAR MESANGIUM.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mesangial cells in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mesangial cells in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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