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interstitial

[¦in·tər¦stish·əl]
(crystallography)
A crystal defect in which an atom occupies a position between the regular lattice positions of a crystal.
(science and technology)
Of, pertaining to, or situated in a space between two things.
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Interstitial

Forming a narrow or small space between parts of other elements, or between floors in a structure.
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interstitial

(World-Wide Web)
A World-Wide Web page that appears before the expected content page. Interstitials can be used for advertising (intermercial, transition ad) or to confirm that the user is old enough to view the requested page, etc..
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interstitial

In a separate window. See interstitial ad.
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The pulmonary involvement in RA may vary, including interstitial lung disease (ILD), pleural disease, rheumatoid nodules, bronchiectasis, and vasculitis.
Despite the advancements in medicine that have occurred at an unprecedented pace in the 21st century, there has not been a similar level of improvement in the treatment of interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome (IC/BPS), causing continuing disappointment among both physicians and patients.
Interstitial Cystitis or Bladder Pain Syndrome (IC/BPS) is a chronic bladder condition that consists of discomfort or pain in the bladder or surrounding pelvic region and is often associated with frequent urination.
(1) Interstitial abnormalities in a probable UIP pattern are primarily reticular opacities, with peripheral traction bronchiectasis or bronchiolectasis with a predominantly basal and subpleural, and often heterogeneous, distribution.
Histopathologically, intra alveolar accumulation of pigmented macrophages and mild interstitial fibrosis are seen in DIP (6).
"Vitamin D deficiency is independently associated with subclinical ILD and its progression, based on both increased high-attenuation areas and interstitial lung abnormalities, in a community-based population," the authors write.
Patients with a history of pulmonary neoplasia or other causes of interstitial fluid, such as asthma or pulmonary edema and history of smoking were excluded from the study.
[2] The interstitial pregnancy occurs in this site.
Three years previously, she was first suggested to have interstitial pneumonia on health checkup.
IC/BPS specific symptoms were evaluated by the validated ICSI (Interstitial Cystitis Symptom Index), ICPI (Interstitial Cystitis Problem Index) (23), PUF (Pelvic Pain and Urgency/Frequency Patient Symptom Scale) (24), NRS pain, NRS urgency, NRS frequency scores.
Histological characterization of tubular interstitial nephritis includes inflammatory changes in the tubulointerstitial compartment, such as leukocyte infiltration, atrophy, accumulation of extracellular matrix proteins, tubular dilation, and interstitial edema.
All patients with connective tissue disease (CTD) had their diagnoses confirmed by an immunology/rheumatology specialist, and a total of 50 patients with connective tissue disease-associated interstitial lung disease (CTD-ILD) were observed.