the zone between the red and white pulp of the spleen containing numerous macrophages and lymphocytes, and a rich plexus of sinusoids supplied by white pulp arterioles carrying blood-borne antigens [ MP:0002362 https://www.worldcat.org/search?q=bn%3A0-683-40008-8 ]

This is just here as a test because I lose it

Term information

Subsets

pheno_slim

definition

the zone between the red and white pulp of the spleen containing numerous macrophages and lymphocytes, and a rich plexus of sinusoids supplied by white pulp arterioles carrying blood-borne antigens

depicted by

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/1/15/Gray1191.png

external ontology notes

WP says - (Some sources consider it to be the part of red pulp which borders on the white pulp, while other sources consider it to be neither red pulp nor white pulp.) - we use the adjacency relation here so it overlaps neither. FMA considers this an anatomical line.

has broad synonym

marginal zone

has exact synonym

junctional zone of spleen

spleen marginal zone

id

UBERON:0001251