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Mesh term Extracellular Space

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Body Fluid Compartments
Cellular Structures


Interstitial space between cells, occupied by INTERSTITIAL FLUID as well as amorphous and fibrous substances. For organisms with a CELL WALL, the extracellular space includes everything outside of the CELL MEMBRANE including the PERIPLASM and the cell wall.

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Extracellular Fluid
Extracellular Matrix
Extracellular Traps
Extracellular Vesicles

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