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Anatomy Term: thyroid primordium
XAO ID: 0000444
Synonyms: thyroid
Definition: "The initial thyroid precursor, which arises from the ventral aspect of the second pharyngeal pouch."
Stage Range: NF stage 33 and 34 to NF stage 42
Marker Genes: foxe3 pax2 nkx2-1
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
pharyngeal cavity NF stage 29 and 30 to death
Develops Into:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
thyroid NF stage 43 to death
Parent(s): pharyngeal cavity


Parent(s): multi-tissue structure (is_a) endocrine system (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY