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Anatomy Term: pronephric sinus
XAO ID: 0000385
Definition: "A system of vessels that initially swell from where the anterior and posterior cardinal veins meet before draining into the heart via the duct of Cuvier at NF stage 33 and 34, and then continue to narrow and fold into a characteristic S-shape by NF stage 37 and 38. It continues to loop on itself, at first a loose, then a dense knot of many vessels by NF stage 45."
Stage Range: NF stage 31 to NF stage 55
Marker Genes:
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
anterior cardinal vein NF stage 31 to death
duct of Cuvier NF stage 31 to death
medial cardinal vein NF stage 31 to death
Develops Into:
Parent(s): anterior cardinal vein, duct of Cuvier, medial cardinal vein


Parent(s): anatomical space (is_a) pronephric kidney (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY