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Term:
esophagogastric junction (UBERON:0007650)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
choledocho-duodenal junction 
esophagogastric junction +  
The junction between the esophagus and the stomach epithelium.
foregut-midgut junction +  
forestomach-glandular stomach junction 
gastroduodenal junction +  
intestinal junction +  
intestinal-cloacal junction 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: cardioesophageal junction ;   gastroesophageal junction
Related Synonyms: GEJ ;   esophageal sphincter ;   squamocolumnar junction between esophagus and stomach
Xrefs: BTO:0004364 ;   FMA:9434 ;   GAID:292 ;   MESH:A03.365.414 ;   NCIT:C32668 ;   SCTID:362130006 ;   UMLS:C0014871
Definition Sources: http://www.thefreedictionary.com/esophagogastric+junction

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