Definition of mesangium in English:

mesangium

noun

Anatomy
  • The central, intercapillary region of a renal glomerulus, consisting of specialized connective tissue cells and matrix.

Origin

1930s. From German Mesangium from meso- + -angium.

Pronunciation

mesangium

/mɛsˈan(d)ʒ(ɪ)əm//mɛzˈan(d)ʒ(ɪ)əm/