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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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Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
thyroid primordium NF stage 33 and 34 to NF stage 49
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Component Anatomy Items:

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