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Lacuna

German: Lakune

1 Definition

In the field of medicine the lacuna is designated as a bay-like depression or cavity in a certain organ or a certain tissue.

2 Background

Lacunae can be either macroscopical or microscopical structures.

3 Examples

3.1. macroscopical lacunae

3.2. microscopical lacunae

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Specialties: Anatomy

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