pronephric duct

pronephric duct
the duct of the pronephros, which later serves as the mesonephric duct (ductus mesonephricus); called also archinephric d.

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  • Pronephric duct — Infobox Embryology Name = PAGENAME Latin = GraySubject = 252 GrayPage = 1205 Caption = Caption2 = System = Precursor = intermediate mesoderm GivesRiseTo = Wolffian duct MeshName = MeshNumber = DorlandsPre = d 29 DorlandsSuf = 12314334 The… …   Wikipedia

  • pronephric — pro·neph·ric ( )prō nef rik adj of or relating to a pronephros <the pronephric duct> …   Medical dictionary

  • duct — A tubular structure giving exit to the secretion of a gland or organ, capable of conducting fluid. SEE ALSO: canal. SYN: ductus [TA]. [L. duco, pp. ductus, to lead] aberrant ducts SYN: aberrant ductules, under ductule …   Medical dictionary

  • Mesonephric duct — Urogenital sinus of female human embryo of eight and a half to nine weeks old …   Wikipedia

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  • Segmental duct — Segmental Seg*men tal, a. 1. Relating to, or being, a segment. [1913 Webster] 2. (Anat. & Zo[ o]l.) (a) Of or pertaining to the segments of animals; as, a segmental duct; segmental papill[ae]. (b) Of or pertaining to the segmental organs. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • archinephric duct — pronephric d …   Medical dictionary

  • mesonephric duct — n WOLFFIAN DUCT * * * an embryonic duct which, initiated in association with rudiments of the pronephric kidney, is taken over as an excretory duct by the mesonephros, and develops into the epididymis, the ductus deferens and its ampulla, the… …   Medical dictionary

  • Kidney development — Kidney development, or nephrogenesis, describes the embryologic origins of the kidney, a major organ in the urinary system. It is often considered in the broader context of the development of the urinary and reproductive organs. Contents 1 Phases …   Wikipedia

  • Development of the reproductive system — The development of the reproductive system is a part of prenatal development, and concerns the sex organs. It is a part of the stages of sexual differentiation. Because its location to a large extent overlaps the urinary system, the development… …   Wikipedia

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