A space between the capsule and the cortex which allows the free movement of lymphatic fluid and so contains a sparsity of lymphocytes. It is continuous with the similar lymph sinuses that flank the trabeculae. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lymph_node#Subcapsular_sinus ]

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Term information

definition

A space between the capsule and the cortex which allows the free movement of lymphatic fluid and so contains a sparsity of lymphocytes. It is continuous with the similar lymph sinuses that flank the trabeculae.

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has broad synonym

marginal sinus

has exact synonym

lymph node subcortical sinus

has related synonym

subcapsular sinus

lymph path

marginal sinus of lymph node

lymph sinus

id

UBERON:0005463