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interstitium

/in·ter·sti·ti·um/ (-stish´ĭ-um)

in·ter·sti·ti·um

(ĭn′tər-stĭsh′ē-əm)
n.
An interstice.

interstitium

[-stish′ē·əm]
the space between cells in a tissue.

interstitium

A general term for the core substance of a tissue or a non-hollow solid organ which, in medical parlance, often refers to the interstitium of the lungs.

interstitium

 [in″ter-stish´e-um]

interstitium

1. interstice.
2. interstitial tissue.

in·ter·stit·i·um

(in'tĕr-stish'ē-ŭm),
A small area, space, or gap in the substance of an organ or tissue.
See also: connective tissue.
Synonym(s): interstice
[L.]

in·ter·stit·i·um

(in'tĕr-stish'ē-ŭm)
A small area, space, or gap in the substance of an organ or tissue.
See also: connective tissue
Synonym(s): interstice.
[L.]
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The linear thickening can manifest as thickening of interlobular septa with or without thickening of the intralobular interstitium or the linear deposition of material at the borders of the acini (1).
The osmotic pressure created in the interstitium by the presence of these large molecules draws water from the circulation.