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XB-ANAT-426

Anatomy Term: ultimobranchial body
XAO ID: 0000452
Synonyms:
Definition: "Anatomical structure that includes small, calcitonin producing glands originating as epithelial growths from the sixth pharyngeal pouch."
Stage Range: NF stage 40 to death
Marker Genes:
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
branchial arch 4 NF stage 35 and 36 to death
Develops Into:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
parathyroid NF stage 43 to death
Parent(s): branchial arch 4

 

Parent(s): tissue (is_a) endocrine system (part_of)

 


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