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extracellular fluid

extracellular fluid in Medicine

extracellular fluid n.
Abbr. ECF

  1. The interstitial fluid and the plasma, constituting about 20 percent of the weight of the body.

  2. All fluid outside of cells, usually excluding transcellular fluid.

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