Anatomy Term: pronephric kidney
XAO ID: 0002000
Synonyms: pronephros, vorniere, head kidney
Definition: "Organ that serves as a transient kidney, providing osmoregulation during early developmental stages, and then degenerates during metamorphosis."
Stage Range: NF stage 28 to NF stage 64
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References: NCBO BioPortal, Ontology Lookup Service