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Anatomy Term: internal jugular vein
XAO ID: 0000382
Definition: "The main dorsal head vein, it drains into the Duct of Cuvier, and collects blood from the dorsal jaw region, cerebral veins, the ophthalmic vein and the short pharyngeal vein. It forms loop around the olfactory bulb by NF stage 43."
Stage Range: NF stage 43 to death
Marker Genes:
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
venous endothelium NF stage 31 to death
Develops Into:
Parent(s): venous endothelium


Parent(s): vein (is_a) head vasculature (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY