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Term:
endocardial cushion (UBERON:0002062)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
embryo +    
endocardium +    
heart +    
mesenchyme +    
neural crest +    
1st arch mandibular component +  
1st arch mandibular mesenchyme from head mesenchyme +  
1st arch mandibular mesenchyme from neural crest +  
1st arch maxillary component +  
1st arch maxillary mesenchyme from neural crest +  
1st arch mesenchyme from head mesenchyme +  
1st arch mesenchyme from neural crest +  
2nd arch mesenchyme from neural crest +  
3rd arch mesenchyme from neural crest 
4th arch mesenchyme from neural crest 
6th arch mesenchyme from neural crest 
adrenal medulla +  
allantois of embryonic urinary system 
anal membrane 
animal cap +  
animal cap inner layer 
animal cap outer layer 
anterior neural tube +  
aortic sac +  
apex of heart 
apical ectodermal ridge +  
archenteron +  
archenteron floor 
archenteron roof 
associated mesenchyme of foregut-midgut junction 
atrioventricular canal +  
atrioventricular canal endocardium 
atrioventricular region +  
auditory hillocks +  
axial mesoderm +  
axochord 
basal zone of heart 
basiotic bone 
bilaminar disc +  
blastocoel roof 
blastocyst +  
blastoderm +  
blastodisc +  
blastopore +  
blastopore lip +  
blastula +  
blood island +  
body-wall mesenchyme +  
bone of lower jaw +  
Brachet's cleft 
branchial basket 
buccopharyngeal membrane +  
bulbar spiral septum 
bulbo-ventricular groove 
bulbus cordis +  
carapacial ridge +  
carapacial ridge mesenchyme 
cardiac chamber +  
cardiac jelly +  
cardiac mesenchyme +  
cardiac muscle tissue +  
cardiac neural crest +  
cardiac septum +  
cardiac skeleton 
cardiac vein +  
cardial valve +  
cardinal vein +  
cardiogenic plate +  
cardiopharyngeal field +  
cartilaginous neural arch +  
caudal ganglionic eminence 
caudal part of nephrogenic cord +  
ceratotrichium +  
cerebellar plate +  
cervical sinus of His 
chordamesoderm +  
chorionic villus +  
chromaffin system +  
cleaving embryo +  
common atrial chamber +  
common cardinal vein +  
conotruncal ridge 
conotruncus 
corneal endothelium 
corneal primordium +  
coronary artery +  
coronary capillary 
coronary sinus 
coronary vessel 
cranial neural crest +  
cytotrophoblast 
definitive endoderm 
DEL 
dense mesenchyme tissue +  
dental follicle +  
dermis connective tissue +  
diencephalon neural crest 
dorsal lateral ganglionic eminence 
dorsal mesentery +  
dorsal meso-duodenum 
dorsal meso-oesophagus 
ear vesicle +  
early embryo +  
early premaxilla +  
early proximal tubule 
ectoplacental cone +  
egg yolk 
embryoid body 
embryonic capillary plexus 
embryonic cement gland 
embryonic cloaca +  
embryonic cloacal fold +  
embryonic facial prominence +  
embryonic head +  
embryonic intraretinal space 
embryonic lymph heart 
embryonic lymph sac +  
embryonic post-anal tail +  
embryonic structure +  
embryonic tagma +  
embryonic tissue +  
embryonic urethral groove +  
endocardial cushion +  
The endocardial cushion is a specialized region of mesenchymal cells that will give rise to the heart septa and valves[GO]. Swellings of tissue present between the endocardial and myocardial cell layers that will give rise to the interstitial cells of the cardiac valves[ZFA].
endocardial endothelium 
endocardial ring +  
endocardium +  
endocardium of atrium +  
endocardium of ventricle +  
entire embryonic mesenchyme +  
enveloping layer of ectoderm +  
epiblast (generic) +  
epibranchial placode +  
epicardium +  
external ectoderm +  
extraembryonic membrane mesenchyme +  
extravillous trophoblast 
facial bone primordium 
facial skeleton +  
facio-acoustic VII-VIII preganglion complex +  
feather bud, dermal component +  
fibrous ring of heart +  
first pancreatic bud 
foramen of Panizza 
foramen ovale of heart +  
future brain vesicle +  
future cardiac ventricle +  
future dermis +  
future meninx +  
future nervous system +  
future spinal cord +  
future trigeminal ganglion +  
gall bladder primordium +  
ganglionic eminence +  
gastrula +  
germ layer +  
germ layer / neural crest +  
germ ring +  
glomeral mesenchyme +  
glossopharyngeal IX preganglion 
glossopharyngeal-vagus IX-X preganglion complex +  
gonad mesenchyme +  
gonadal ridge +  
great vein of heart 
hatching gland 
head mesenchyme +  
heart blood vessel +  
heart elastic tissue 
heart endothelium +  
heart layer +  
heart left ventricle +  
heart right ventricle +  
heart tube +  
heart vasculature +  
hemisphere of embryo +  
hepatic diverticulum +  
hindgut +  
hyoid arch neural crest 
hypoblast (generic) +  
hypobranchial vessel 
iliac pre-cartilage condensation +  
immature macula +  
indifferent external genitalia +  
inflow tract +  
infundibular recess of 3rd ventricle +  
inner cell mass +  
insect abdominal histoblast anlage +  
insect abdominal histoblast primordium +  
insect adult clypeo-labral anlage +  
insect adult clypeo-labral primordium +  
insect anlage in statu nascendi +  
insect Bolwig organ primordium +  
insect cardiogenic mesoderm +  
insect clypeo-labral anlage +  
insect clypeo-labral primordium +  
insect dorsal epidermis primordium +  
insect dorsal thoracic disc primordium +  
insect embryonic abdomen +  
insect embryonic imaginal precursor +  
insect embryonic segment +  
insect embryonic thorax +  
insect eye-antennal disc primordium +  
insect genital disc primordium +  
insect histoblast +  
insect imaginal disc primordium +  
insect labial disc primordium +  
insect lymph gland primordium +  
insect mesoderm anlage +  
insect neurogenic region 
insect presumptive embryonic/larval system +  
insect tracheal pit 
insect tracheal primordium +  
insect trunk ectoderm +  
insect trunk mesoderm anlage +  
insect ventral ectoderm +  
insect ventral epidermis primordium +  
insect ventral furrow 
insect ventral thoracic disc primordium +  
insect visceral mesoderm +  
insect visual anlage +  
insect visual primordium +  
intermediate mesenchyme 
intermediate mesoderm +  
interrenal primordium +  
intersubcardinal venous anastomosis 
interventricular foramen of heart 
interventricular septum endocardium 
intraembryonic coelom +  
intramembranous bone +  
intramembranous bone tissue 
ischial pre-cartilage condensation +  
kidney field +  
kidney mesenchyme +  
kidney rudiment +  
Koller's sickle 
Kupffer's vesicle 
laryngotracheal groove 
late embryo +  
lateral ganglionic eminence +  
lateral lingual swelling +  
lateral mesenchyme derived from mesoderm 
left cardiac atrium +  
left cardiac chamber +  
left horn of sinus venosus 
lens pit 
limb mesenchyme +  
lingual swellings +  
loose mesenchyme tissue +  
lung mesenchyme +  
mammary ridge +  
mandibular process mesenchyme from head mesenchyme 
mandibular process mesenchyme from neural crest +  
manubrium sternum pre-cartilage condensation +  
marginal zone of embryo +  
maxillary process mesenchyme +  
maxillary process mesenchyme from head mesenchyme 
maxillary process mesenchyme from neural crest +  
maxillary prominence +  
Meckel's cartilage pre-cartilage condensation +  
medial ganglionic eminence 
medial nasal process mesenchyme +  
median lingual swelling +  
mediastinum testis +  
mesencephalic neural crest +  
mesenchyme derived from neural crest +  
mesenchyme derived from trunk neural crest +  
mesenchyme dorsal fin 
mesenchyme from somatopleure +  
mesenchyme from splanchnopleure +  
mesenchyme median fin fold 
mesenchyme of hard palate 
mesenchyme of hindgut 
mesenchyme of hip +  
mesenchyme of main bronchus +  
mesenchyme of mammary gland +  
mesenchyme of nasal septum 
mesenchyme of shoulder +  
mesenchyme of soft palate 
mesenchyme of sublingual gland primordium 
mesenchyme of umbilical cord +  
mesenchyme pectoral fin 
mesenchyme pelvic fin 
mesentery of heart +  
mesocardium +  
mesonephric mesenchyme +  
metanephric cap 
metanephric cortex mesenchyme +  
metanephric mesenchyme +  
migrating mesenchyme population +  
morula +  
Mullerian duct +  
Mullerian tubercle 
myocardium +  
nasolacrimal groove +  
nephric ridge +  
nephrogenic cord +  
nephrogenic mesenchyme +  
neural crest-derived structure +  
neural fold hinge point 
neural plate proneural cluster 
neural rod +  
neural tube alar plate +  
neurula embryo 
notochordal plate +  
olfactory pit +  
olfactory placode +  
optic eminence mesenchyme 
orbitosphenoid cartilage element +  
oronasal cavity +  
outflow tract +  
paired limb/fin bud +  
palatine bone +  
pancreas mesenchyme 
pancreas primordium +  
paraganglion (generic) +  
parasympathetic ganglion +  
paraxial mesoderm +  
pericardio-peritoneal canal +  
periocular mesenchyme 
periodontal ligament 
perioptic mesenchyme 
peritoneal vaginal process +  
pharyngeal arch artery +  
pharyngeal arch mesenchyme from head mesenchyme +  
pharyngeal arch mesenchyme from neural crest +  
pharyngeal arch system +  
pharyngeal membrane +  
pharyngeal pouch +  
pleuropericardial canals 
pleuropericardial folds 
pleuroperitoneal canal +  
pleuroperitoneal membrane 
polster 
post-anal gut 
post-anal tail bud +  
pre-cartilage condensation +  
pre-dentine +  
preputial swelling +  
presumptive axochord +  
presumptive cephalic mesoderm 
presumptive intervening zone +  
presumptive neuron neural tube 
presumptive structure +  
primary choana 
primary head vein +  
primitive groove 
primitive heart tube +  
primitive knot +  
primitive marginal sinus 
primitive streak +  
proamniotic cavity +  
proepicardium +  
prostate field +  
pubic pre-cartilage condensation +  
pupillary membrane 
region of neural crest 
respiratory primordium mesenchyme 
rhombencephalon neural crest +  
right cardiac atrium +  
right cardiac chamber +  
right horn of sinus venosus +  
rostral part of nephrogenic cord +  
sacral neural crest 
salivary gland primordium +  
scapula cartilage element +  
scleral cartilage +  
scleral mesenchyme 
secondary heart field +  
secondary palatal shelf mesenchyme 
sensory root of trigeminal nerve 
septum transversum +  
sex cord +  
shelled egg +  
sinoatrial valve 
sinovaginal bulb +  
sinus of von Szily 
skeletal element of eye region +  
somatic layer of lateral plate mesoderm +  
somatopleure +  
sphenoid bone pre-cartilage condensation +  
sphenoid cartilage element +  
sphenoid lesser wing pre-cartilage condensation +  
spinal cord neural crest 
splanchnic layer of lateral plate mesoderm +  
splanchnopleure +  
spleen primordium +  
sternebral bone pre-cartilage condensation +  
stroma of thyroid gland 
subcardinal vein +  
supracardinal vein +  
suprachoroid lamina 
swim bladder bud +  
syncytiotrophoblast +  
tectal plate +  
telencephalon neural crest 
tetrapod parietal bone primordium 
trabecula carnea +  
tracheal diverticulum 
tracheoesophageal fold +  
trophoblast +  
truncus arteriosus +  
trunk and cervical myotome group +  
trunk mesenchyme +  
trunk neural crest +  
trunk paraxial mesoderm +  
tunica vasculosa lentis 
typhlosole 
undifferentiated genital tubercle +  
urethra mesenchymal layer 
urogenital fold +  
urogenital membrane 
urogenital sinus mesenchyme +  
vagal neural crest +  
vaginal plate 
vasa hyaloidea propria 
venous vitelline plexus 
ventral ectodermal ridge 
ventral mesenchyme 
ventral mesentery +  
ventral midline 
vitelline venous plexus 
wall of heart +  
yolk +  
yolk syncytial layer +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: AV cushion ;   atrioventricular cushion ;   cardiac cushion ;   endocardial cushion tissue
Related Synonyms: atrioventricular canal cushion ;   endocardial cushions
Xrefs: EHDAA2:0000434 ;   EHDAA2:0004028 ;   EHDAA:2586 ;   EMAPA:16696 ;   FMA:70302 ;   MA:0000078 ;   TAO:0001317 ;   VHOG:0000932 ;   Wikipedia:Atrioventricular_cushions ;   XAO:0004189 ;   ZFA:0001317
Definition Sources: GO:0003197, Wikipedia:Atrioventricular_cushions, ZFIN:curator

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