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Anatomy Term: duct of Cuvier
XAO ID: 0000373
Synonyms: common cardinal vein
Definition: "Bilaterally paired longitudinal vein; the anterior cardinal returns blood from the head, and the posterior cardinal returns it from the trunk; these two vessels join together on each side as the common cardinal vein, also known as the duct of Cuvier that leads to the heart's sinus venosus."
Stage Range: NF stage 31 to death
Marker Genes: enpp1
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
venous endothelium NF stage 31 to death
Develops Into:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
pronephric sinus NF stage 31 to NF stage 55
Parent(s): venous endothelium


Parent(s): vein (is_a)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY