Anatomy Term: thyroid
XAO ID: 0000162
Synonyms: thyroid gland
Definition: "A two-lobed endocrine gland, located next to the trachea, and producing various hormones, such as triiodothyronine and calcitonin."
Stage Range: NF stage 49 to death
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References: NCBO BioPortal, Ontology Lookup Service