Spinal cord structure that is part of the ventricular system and is filled with cerebral-spinal fluid and runs the length of the spinal cord. [ http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23409159 http://zfin.org/curator ]

This is just here as a test because I lose it

Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim, vertebrate_core

comment

previously mapped to FMA:75364. Note some ontologies (NIF, SNOMED) subdivide this into lumbar, thoracic, etc. Note we follow FMA in distinguishing between the canal and the lumen

definition

Spinal cord structure that is part of the ventricular system and is filled with cerebral-spinal fluid and runs the length of the spinal cord.

depicted by

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/d/dc/Medulla_spinalis_-_Section_-_English.svg

has alternative id

UBERON:0002220

has exact synonym

canalis centralis

spinal cord central canal

ventricle of spinal cord

central canal

central canal of spinal cord

has related synonym

central canal, spinal cord/medulla

id

UBERON:0002291