capsular antigen n.
An antigen found only in the capsules of certain microorganisms.
- Capsular cataract
capsular cataract capsular cataract n. A cataract in which the opacity affects the capsule only.
- Capsular ligament
capsular ligament capsular ligament n. The thickened portions of the fibrous membrane of an articular capsule. Historical Examples There was no appearance of inflammation, however, on the exterior of the capsular ligament. On the origin of inflammation of the veins Henry Lee The weakest part of the capsular ligament lies opposite the lower and back […]
- Capsular space
capsular space capsular space n. The slitlike space between the visceral and parietal layers of the capsule of the renal corpuscle. Also called Bowman’s space.
enclosed in or formed into a capsule. adjective within or formed into a capsule