Any bodily fluid that has passed through a membrane such as the capillary wall, as a result of unbalanced hydrostatic and osmotic forces. [ http://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/transudate ]

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Term information

database cross reference
  • GAID:1195
  • ncithesaurus:Transudate
  • FMA:12276
  • MESH:D005122
definition
  • Any bodily fluid that has passed through a membrane such as the capillary wall, as a result of unbalanced hydrostatic and osmotic forces.
has related synonym
  • plasma ultrafiltrate
id
  • UBERON:0007779
structure notes
  • characteristically low in protein and cellular content (unless there has been secondary concentration)