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Anatomy Term: kidney

XAO ID: 0003267

Synonyms: mesonephros, pronephros

Definition: "Either of the pair of structures lying on either side of the dorsal aorta in which fluid balance is regulated and waste is excreted out in the form of urine."

Stage Range: NF stage 28 to death

Marker Genes:


Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
pronephric mesenchyme NF stage 21 to NF stage 29 and 30
Develops Into:

Component Anatomy Items:

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