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Anatomy Term: pars nervosa
XAO ID: 0005189
Synonyms: neural lobe of neurohypophysis, posterior lobe of neurohypophysis
Definition: "Structure which constitutes the majority of the posterior pituitary (neurohypophysis) and that is the storage site of oxytocin and vasopressin."
Stage Range: NF stage 40 to death
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Parent(s): multi-tissue structure (is_a) neurohypophysis (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY