[tran-soo-dey-shuh n or tran-soo-deyt]
Origin of transudation
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Predominance of endothelial cells, few cells of any kind being present, indicates a transudate (Fig. 119).A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis
James Campbell Todd
- physiol any fluid without a high protein content that passes through a membrane, esp through the wall of a capillaryCompare exudation (def. 2)
- anything that has been transuded
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- A product of the process of passing through a membrane, pore, or interstice.
- A substance that transudes.
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