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Introduction: Lumen

Description of Lumen

Lumen: General name for the internal channel, duct, or cavity of any organ.

Lumen: a cavity or passage in a tubular organ; "the lumen of the intestine".
Source: WordNet 2.1

Lumen: Related Topics

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Broader terms for Lumen

Source - WordNet 2.1

Hierarchical classifications of Lumen

The following list attempts to classify Lumen into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • bodily cavity,cavity,cavum
  • anatomical structure,bodily structure,body structure,complex body part,structure
  • body part
  • part,piece
  • thing
  • entity

Source: WordNet 2.1

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