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Anatomy Term: infundibulum
XAO ID: 0004210
Synonyms: infundibulum of hypothalamus, hypophysial stalk, pituitary stalk
Definition: "The region of the diencephalon above Rathke's pouch, and forms the posterior lobe of the pituitary."
Stage Range: NF stage 22 to death
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Parent(s): multi-tissue structure (is_a) diencephalon (part_of)


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