A cerebrospinal fluid-filled space that runs longitudinally through the length of the entire spinal cord. The central canal is contiguous with the ventricular system of the brain. The central canal represents the adult remainder of the neural tube. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Central_canal ]

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definition

A cerebrospinal fluid-filled space that runs longitudinally through the length of the entire spinal cord. The central canal is contiguous with the ventricular system of the brain. The central canal represents the adult remainder of the neural tube.

has exact synonym

cavity of central canal of spinal cord

central canal lumen

spinal cord lumen

has related synonym

neural lumen

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UBERON:0009572