interstitial fluid


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Noun1.interstitial fluid - liquid found between the cells of the body that provides much of the liquid environment of the body
ECF, extracellular fluid - liquid containing proteins and electrolytes including the liquid in blood plasma and interstitial fluid; "the body normally has about 15 quarts of extracellular fluid"
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M2 PRESSWIRE-September 5, 2019-: Annual Physical in a Patch: GE Scientists Developing Wearable Multi-Device Sensor Patch that Measures Sweat, Interstitial Fluids and other Key Vitals
The interstitial fluid pressurization of the biphasic lubrication mechanism in natural articular cartilage has been tested [36, 37] and can also be applied to this artificial cartilage material.
Massive ovarian edema is benign tumor like lesion of the ovary caused by the accumulation of interstitial fluid resulting in ovarian enlargement.
Drugs diffuse inside the tissue after injection and move by interstitial fluid. Variations in the interstitial pressure reduce fluid exchange and further inhibit the movement of the drug into the center of the tumor.
ECF is further divided into intravascular fluid (also known as plasma) and interstitial fluid. The interstitial fluid surrounds the cells.
The Dermal Abyss tattoo inks alter color based on the chemistry of the body's interstitial fluid. As glucose concentrate increases, the ink changes from green to brown, while a separate green ink becomes more intense under a blue light when sodium concentration increases, which is an indication of dehydration.
Lymphoedema is a condition of localised fluid retention and tissue swelling caused by a compromised lymphatic system, which normally returns interstitial fluid to the thoracic duct, then the bloodstream.
Synopsis: Lymphedema is a condition of localized fluid retention and tissue swelling caused by a compromised lymphatic system, which normally returns interstitial fluid to the thoracic duct, then the bloodstream.
CSF enters the brain along para-arterial channels for exchange with interstitial fluid (ISF), which is in turn cleared from the brain along paravenous pathways for ultimate clearance via cervical lymphatic vessels [17, 19].
The TME comprises not only cancer cells, but also the surrounding blood vessels, immune cells, other stromal cells with signaling molecules, and the extracellular matrix and interstitial fluid, which are now known to play important roles in tumor progression [54-56].
On the other hand, idiopathic cyclic edema is a clinical condition related to vessel hypermeability, associated with increased interstitial fluid and characterized by generalized edema [3].
The treatment with diuretics and anti-inflammatory were helpful in draining out excessive accumulation of interstitial fluid and reducing udder swelling and relieving pain respectively.

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