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Cerebrospinal fluid

Introduction: Cerebrospinal fluid

Description of Cerebrospinal fluid

Cerebrospinal fluid: CSF. The fluid flowing around the brain and spinal cord. Cerebrospinal fluid is produced in the ventricles in the brain.
Source: National Institute of Health

Cerebrospinal fluid: clear colorless liquid secreted by the choroid plexus of the lateral, third, and fourth ventricles, and contained within the ventricular system of the brain and spinal cord and within the subarachnoid space.
Source: CRISP

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Cerebrospinal fluid as an Organ

Cerebrospinal fluid (organ): Clear fluid surrounding brain and spinal cord...more »

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Source - MeSH 2007

More specific terms for Cerebrospinal fluid:

Source - CRISP

Broader terms for Cerebrospinal fluid

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

The term Cerebrospinal fluid can be used for:

Source: CRISP

The description of Cerebrospinal fluid may also be used for the following terms:

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Cerebrospinal fluid

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