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Anatomy Term: sesamoid
XAO ID: 0004204
Definition: "Replacement element; an ossicle; often an endochondral replacement element that has cartilage and bone states that develops in dense regular connective tissue (e.g., tendons and ligaments)."
Stage Range: NF stage 62 to death
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Parent(s): ossicle (is_a)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY