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CROSS-SPECIES ANATOMY - ANNOTATIONS

The Basic subset of the UBERON integrated, cross-species anatomy ontology is downloaded weekly from http://berkeleybop.org/ontologies/uberon/basic.obo. For more information about this ontology see the "About" page on the UBERON website at http://uberon.github.io/about.html.

Term:duodenal gland
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Accession:UBERON:0001212 term browser browse the term
Definition:A compound tubular submucosal gland found in that portion of the duodenum which is above the hepatopancreatic sphincter (Sphincter of Oddi). The main function of these glands is to produce a mucus-rich alkaline secretion (containing bicarbonate)[WP].
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Brunner's gland;   gland of Brunner;   submucosal gland of duodenum
 related_synonym: glandula duodenales;   glandula duodenales Brunneri
 xref: BTO:0002376;   EMAPA:36522;   FMA:15060;   GAID:314;   MA:0001551;   MESH:A03.492.411.620.270.322;   NCIT:C13010;   SCTID:41298001;   UMLS:C0006323;   Wikipedia:Brunner's_glands



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    anatomical entity 0
      material anatomical entity 0
        anatomical structure 0
          anatomical system 0
            organ 0
              digestive system element 0
                gland of digestive tract 0
                  duodenal gland 0
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          multicellular anatomical structure 0
            multicellular organism 0
              embryo 0
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                  presumptive structure 0
                    presumptive gut 0
                      digestive tract 0
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                          intestine 0
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                              duodenum 0
                                duodenal gland 0
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