A follicular lumen is the closed cavity within a follicle of the thyroid gland. It is surrounded by follicular cells and filled with colloid, a concentrated solution of thyroglobulin [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Follicular_lumen ]

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A follicular lumen is the closed cavity within a follicle of the thyroid gland. It is surrounded by follicular cells and filled with colloid, a concentrated solution of thyroglobulin

has broad synonym

follicular lumen

has exact synonym

thyroid follicular space

thyroid follicle lumen

lumen of thyroid follicle

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UBERON:0012246