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in·ter·sti·tial

 (ĭn′tər-stĭsh′əl)
adj.
1. Relating to, occurring in, or affecting interstices.
2. Anatomy Relating to or situated in the small, narrow spaces between tissues or parts of an organ: interstitial cells; interstitial fluid.

in′ter·sti′tial·ly adv.

interstitial

(ˌɪntəˈstɪʃəl)
adj
1. of or relating to an interstice or interstices
2. (Chemistry) physics forming or occurring in an interstice: an interstitial atom.
3. (Chemistry) chem containing interstitial atoms or ions: an interstitial compound.
4. (Biology) anatomy zoology occurring in the spaces between organs, tissues, etc: interstitial cells.
n
(Chemistry) chem an atom or ion situated in the interstices of a crystal lattice
ˌinterˈstitially adv

in•ter•sti•tial

(ˌɪn tərˈstɪʃ əl)

adj.
1. pertaining to, situated in, or forming interstices.
2. situated in the interstices of a tissue or organ.
n.
3. an imperfection in a crystal caused by the presence of an extra atom in an otherwise complete lattice.
[1640–50]
in`ter•sti′tial•ly, adv.
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Adj.1.interstitial - of or relating to interstices
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in·ter·sti·tial

a. intersticial, rel. a los espacios dentro de un tejido, órgano o célula;
___ cell stimulating hormonehormona ___ que estimula células;
___ cystitiscistitis ___;
___ diseaseenfermedad ___;
___ emphysemaenfisema ___;
___ fluidfluido ___;
___ gastritisgastritis ___;
___ growthcrecimiento ___;
___ herniahernia ___;
___ nephritisnefritis ___;
___ pregnancyembarazo ___.

interstitial

adj intersticial
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Tissue perfusion is proportional to the difference between the interstitial fluid pressure and the capillary perfusion pressure.
This increased interstitial fluid pressure causes interstitial-to-venous fluid transport to dominate over arterial-to-interstitial fluid transport, illustrated conceptually in Figure 5.
To overcome this shortcoming, I here propose to use corticosteroid-containing nanomedicines, targeted to tumour-associated macrophages (TAM), to inhibit pro-inflammatory and pro-angiogenic signalling by TAM, and to thereby homogenize the tumour vasculature, increase tumour perfusion and reduce the interstitial fluid pressure.
Because the lymphatics are a closed system not driven by the heart, lymph travels by way of interstitial fluid pressure and lymphatic pumping action.
Our previously reported preclinical studies demonstrated that PEGPH20 can deplete hyaluronan coats from tumor cells following systemic administration, lower interstitial fluid pressure and slow tumor growth.

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