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Medical Term:

ependymal layer

 

Definition: an inner epithelial layer of cells bordering the lumen of the embryonic neural tube and brain, formed during the latter's stratification, and persisting in modified form throughout life.

Synonym(s): ependymal zone, ventricular layer

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