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XB-ANAT-1630

Anatomy Term: saccular macula
XAO ID: 0004136
Synonyms:
Definition: "Portion of tissue that is a patch of thickened, pseudostratified epithelium in the inner ear, consisting of regular arrays of sensory hair cells interspersed with supporting cells. The macula saccule senses linear acceleration and gravity."
Stage Range: NF stage 47 to death
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Parent(s): tissue (is_a) inner ear (part_of)

 


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